By Alison Bashford,Claire Hooker
Contagion explores cultural responses of infectious ailments and their biomedical administration over the 19th and 20th centuries. It additionally investigates using 'contagion' as an idea in postmodern reconceptualisations of embodied subjectivity.
The essays are written from in the fields of cultural experiences, biomedical historical past and demanding sociology. The members study the geographies, rules and identities which were produced within the immense social attempt to include illnesses. They discover either social responses to infectious illnesses some time past, and modern theoretical and biomedical websites for the examine of contagion.
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Contagion (Routledge Studies in the Social History of Medicine) by Alison Bashford,Claire Hooker