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Title Health and hygiene in Chinese East Asia [electronic resource] : policies and publics in the long twentieth century / edited by Angela Ki Che Leung and Charlotte Furth.
Publication Info. Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2010.
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Description 1 online resource.
Series E-Duke books scholarly collection.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: hygienic modernity in Chinese East Asia / Charlotte Furth -- The evolution of the idea of chuanran contagion in Imperial China / Angela Ki Che Leung -- The treatment of night soil and waste in modern China / Yu Xinzhong -- Sovereignty and the microscope : constituting notifiable infectious disease and containing the Manchurian plague (1910-11) / Sean Hsiang-lin Lei -- Eating well in China : diet and hygiene in nineteenth-century treaty ports -- Shang-jen Li -- Vampires in plagueland : the multiple meanings of Weisheng in Manchuria / Ruth Rogaski -- Have someone cut the umbilical cord : women's birthing networks, knowledge and skills in colonial Taiwan, / Wu Chia-Ling -- A forgotten war : malaria eradication in Taiwan, 1905-65 / Lin Yi-ping and Liu Shiyung -- The elimination of schistosomiasis in Jiaxing and Haining counties, 1948-58 : public health as political movement / Li Yushang -- Conceptual blind spots, media blindfolds : the case of SARS and traditional Chinese medicine / Marta E. Hanson -- Governing germs from outside and within borders : controlling 2003 SARS risk in Taiwan / Tseng Yen-fen and Wu Chia-Ling -- Afterword : biomedicine in Chinese East Asia : from semicolonial to postcolonial / Warwick Anderson -- Timeline.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Public health -- China -- History -- 20th century.
Public health -- Taiwan -- History -- 20th century.
Sanitation -- China -- History -- 20th century.
Sanitation -- Taiwan -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Liang, Qizi.
Furth, Charlotte.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Health and hygiene in Chinese East Asia Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2010 9780822348153 0822348152 (DLC) 2010024246
ISBN 9780822348269 (ebook)
0822348268 (ebook)
9780822348153 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822348152 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822348269 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822348268 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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