Sara D. Luttfring - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 246 pages
This volume examines early modern representations of women’s reproductive knowledge through new readings of plays, monstrous birth pamphlets, medical treatises, court records ...
Laura Gowing - History - 2014 - 208 pages
This concise and accessible book explores the history of gender in England between 1500 and 1700. Amidst the political and religious disruptions of the Reformation and the ...
Paul Starr - Medical - 1982 - 514 pages
Examines the rise of the doctor's control over the health-care system and discusses the threat of new health-care conglomerates to the practitioners' dominance of the system
David Rosner - History - 2004 - 248 pages
An account of dramatic changes in hospital care in turn-of-the-century New York, first published in 1982.