A sociohistory of cerebrovascular disease and the development of modern stroke medicine : a Foucauldian analysis / Katharine Daneski ; with a foreword by Ian Rees Jones.

Author
Daneski, Katharine, 1952- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, c2010.
Description
iv, 290 p. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Stroke and apoplexy : explorations of the history of medicine -- Socio-historical approaches to the study of health and illness -- Methodology : interpreting and applying Foucault's methods -- Epidemics and nosologies -- Apoplexy and official statistics : the rise of regulation -- New medical technologies : regulation and the emergence of 'stroke medicine' -- Technologies of the self in apoplexy and stroke : risk or consequence? -- 'The mysterious apoplexies and strokes' : challenges and contradictions in stroke medicine.
ISBN
  • 9780773436596
  • 0773436596
LCCN
2010011622
OCLC
572716957
RCP
C - S

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