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Biology, medicine and society, 1840-1940 / edited by Charles Webster.

; Past and Present Society ; British Society for the History of Science
Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1981.
ISBN 9780521237703, 052123770X

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Other Authors Webster, Charles, 1936-
British Society for the History of Science.
Past and Present Society.
Subjects Biologie -- Aspect social -- Histoire -- Congrès.
Biologie -- Histoire -- Congrès.
Biologie.
Biology -- England -- History -- Congresses.
Biology -- History -- Congresses.
Biology -- Social aspects -- History -- Congresses.
Biology -- Social aspects.
Biology.
Geneeskunde.
Great Britain.
History, 19th Century -- England -- Congresses.
History, 20th Century -- England -- Congresses.
Maatschappij.
Medizin.
Médecine -- Aspect social -- 19e siècle.
Médecine -- Aspect social -- 20e siècle.
Médecine sociale -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire -- Congrès.
Social Sciences -- England -- History -- Congresses.
Social medicine -- Great Britain -- History -- Congresses.
Social medicine.
Sociobiologie -- Histoire -- Congrès.
Sociobiology -- History -- Congresses.
Sociobiology.
Sociologie et biologie -- 19e siècle.
Sociologie et biologie -- 20e siècle.
Description ix, 344 pages ; 23 cm.
Copyright Date 1981.
Notes Rev. papers from a conference held by the Past and Present Society in conjunction with the British Society for the History of Science on Sept. 29, 1978.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Charles Webster -- Women's health and the women's movement in Britain : 1840-1940 / Brian Harrison -- Working-class mothers and infant mortality in England, 1895-1914 / Carol Dyhouse -- Theories of the cell state in Imperial Germany / Paul Weindling -- Innate character in animals and man : a perspective on the origins of ethology / John R. Durant -- Genetics in the United States and Breat Britain 1890-1930 : a review with speculations / Daniel J. Kevles -- Eugenics and class / G.R. Searle -- Sociobiologies in competition : the biometrician-Mendelian debate / Donald Mackenzie -- Psychologists and class / Bernard Norton -- Measuring intelligence : English local education authorities and mental testing 1919-1939 / Gillian Sutherland.
Genre Conference proceedings.
History.
Geographic Area Great Britain
England
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7197568
(OCoLC)ocm07197568
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