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Explaining Epidemics

Charles E. Rosenberg - Medical - 1992 - 357 pages
Collection of author's essays previously published individually
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No Other Gods: On Science and American Social Thought

Charles E. Rosenberg - Science - 1997 - 311 pages
In its original edition, No Other Gods offered a pioneering and influential examination of the ways in which social institutions and values shaped American scientific practice ...
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Right Living: An Anglo-American Tradition of Self-Help Medicine and Hygiene

Charles E. Rosenberg - History - 2003 - 236 pages
During the eighteenth and much of the nineteenth century, most Americans healed themselves at home, as their ancestors had done for centuries. They relied upon books and ...
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Cultural Connections: Museums and Libraries of Philadelphia and the Delaware ...

Morris J. Vogel - Architecture - 1991 - 256 pages
Illustrates the history, civilization, and social conditions of the United States via artifacts, paintings, and other objects from the collections of cultural institutions in ...
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The Trial of the Assassin Guiteau: Psychiatry and the Law in the Gilded Age

Charles E. Rosenberg - History - 1968 - 289 pages
In this brilliant study, Charles Rosenberg uses the celebrated trial of Charles Guiteau, who assassinated President Garfield in 1881, to explore insanity and criminal ...
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Our Present Complaint: American Medicine, Then and Now

Charles E. Rosenberg - Law - 2007 - 214 pages
Charles E. Rosenberg, one of the world's most influential historians of medicine, presents a fascinating analysis of the current tensions in American medicine. Situating these ...
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The Cholera Years: The United States in 1832, 1849, and 1866

Charles E. Rosenberg - Medical - 2009 - 276 pages
Cholera was the classic epidemic disease of the nineteenth century, as the plague had been for the fourteenth. Its defeat was a reflection not only of progress in medical ...
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