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Author Whooley, Owen, author.
Title Knowledge in the time of cholera [electronic resource] : the struggle over American medicine in the nineteenth century / Owen Whooley.
Publication Info. Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2013.
©2013
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : of cholera, quacks, and competing medical visions -- Choleric confusion -- The formation of the AMA, the creation of quacks -- The intellectual politics of filth -- Cholera becomes a microbe -- Capturing cholera, and epistemic authority, in the laboratory -- Conclusion : medicine after the time of cholera.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Cholera -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Medicine -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Knowledge, Sociology of.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780226017464 022601746X 9780226017631 022601763X (DLC) 2012036982
ISBN 022601777X (electronic bk.)
9780226017778 (electronic bk.)
9780226017464 (cloth : alkaline paper)
022601746X (cloth : alkaline paper)
9780226017631 (paperback : alkaline paper)
022601763X (paperback : alkaline paper)
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