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Author Ngalamulume, Kalala J.
Title Colonial pathologies, environment, and Western medicine in Saint-Louis-du-Senegal, 1867-1920 [electronic resource] / Kalala Ngalamulume.
Publication Info. New York : Peter Lang, c2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Society and politics in Africa ; v. 21.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-229) and index.
Contents Introduction: Setting, themes, and conceptual perspectives -- The making of a colonial city -- The "white man's disease": the great yellow fever epidemics, 1867-1900 -- The black man's disease": cholera and social inequality, 1868-1899 -- A conflict of interests among commerce, competing conceptions of public health, and civil liberties, 1882-1901 -- The scientific missions to Senegal and Brazil and the new paradigm, 1901-1912 -- Plague and violence in Saint-Louis-du-Senegal, 1917-1920 -- Conclusion.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Tropical Medicine -- history -- Senegal.
Acclimatization -- Senegal.
Colonialism -- history -- Senegal.
Communicable Disease Control -- history -- Senegal.
Epidemics -- history -- Senegal.
History, 19th Century -- Senegal.
History, 20th Century -- Senegal.
Tropical Climate -- adverse effects -- Senegal.
Tropical medicine -- Senegal -- History.
Tropical medicine -- Social aspects -- Senegal -- History.
Public health -- Senegal -- History -- 19th century.
Epidemics -- Social aspects -- Senegal -- History.
France -- Colonies -- Africa, French-speaking West -- Social conditions.
French -- Senegal -- History -- 19th century.
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Related To Original 9781433114991 1433114992 1453908137 (DLC) 2012009354
ISBN 1453908137 (electronic bk.)
9781453908136 (electronic bk.)
9781433114991 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1433114992 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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