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The Resource Body and city : histories of urban public health, edited by Sally Sheard and Helen Power

Body and city : histories of urban public health, edited by Sally Sheard and Helen Power

Label
Body and city : histories of urban public health
Title
Body and city
Title remainder
histories of urban public health
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sally Sheard and Helen Power
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.1/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA427
LC item number
.B72 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 F-785
  • WA 380
NLM item number
B668 2000
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sheard, Sally
  • Power, Helen J.
Series statement
Historical urban studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public health
  • Urban health
  • Community health services
  • Urban Health
  • Public Health
  • Urban Health Services
Label
Body and city : histories of urban public health, edited by Sally Sheard and Helen Power
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy02/00106071.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Body and city: medical and urban histories of public health / Sally Sheard, Helen Power -- Ritual and public health in the early medieval city / Peregrine Horden -- Languages of plague in early modern France / Colin Jones -- Copenhagen 1711: Danish authorities facing the plague / Peter Chistensen -- Fighting for public health: Dr. Duncan and his adversaries, 1847-63 / Paul Laxton -- Town Hall and Whitehall: sanitary intelligence in liverpool, 1840-63 / Gerry Kearns -- Working-class experiences, cholera and public health reform in nineteenth-century Switzerland / Flurin Condrau, Jakob Tanner --Public health discourses in Birmingham and Gothenburg, 1890-1920 / Marjaana Niemi -- Choices for town councillors in nineteenth-century Britain: investment in public health and its impact on mortality / Robert Millward, Frances Bell -- Economics and infant mortality decline in German towns, 1889-1912: household behaviour and public intervention / John Brown -- The decline of the urban penalty: milk supply and infant welfare centres in Germany, 1890s-1920s / Jörg Peter Vögele, Wolfgang Woelk, Silke Fehlemann
Control code
000143556
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 221 p.
Isbn
9781840146752
Lccn
00106071
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143556
  • 144336
  • (OCoLC)ocm44562088
Label
Body and city : histories of urban public health, edited by Sally Sheard and Helen Power
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy02/00106071.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Body and city: medical and urban histories of public health / Sally Sheard, Helen Power -- Ritual and public health in the early medieval city / Peregrine Horden -- Languages of plague in early modern France / Colin Jones -- Copenhagen 1711: Danish authorities facing the plague / Peter Chistensen -- Fighting for public health: Dr. Duncan and his adversaries, 1847-63 / Paul Laxton -- Town Hall and Whitehall: sanitary intelligence in liverpool, 1840-63 / Gerry Kearns -- Working-class experiences, cholera and public health reform in nineteenth-century Switzerland / Flurin Condrau, Jakob Tanner --Public health discourses in Birmingham and Gothenburg, 1890-1920 / Marjaana Niemi -- Choices for town councillors in nineteenth-century Britain: investment in public health and its impact on mortality / Robert Millward, Frances Bell -- Economics and infant mortality decline in German towns, 1889-1912: household behaviour and public intervention / John Brown -- The decline of the urban penalty: milk supply and infant welfare centres in Germany, 1890s-1920s / Jörg Peter Vögele, Wolfgang Woelk, Silke Fehlemann
Control code
000143556
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 221 p.
Isbn
9781840146752
Lccn
00106071
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143556
  • 144336
  • (OCoLC)ocm44562088

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