Catalogue


Health policies in interwar Europe [electronic resource] : a transnational perspective /
Josep L. Barona.
imprint
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2019.
description
pages cm.
ISBN
9780815370918 (hardback : alk. paper), 9781351247894 (e-book)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2019.
isbn
9780815370918 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781351247894 (e-book)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Health policies in the twentieth century : a transnational issue --Historical origins of health policies -- Networks of experts : national policies and transnational actors -- The relevance of international organisations -- Research for the nation : national institutes of hygiene -- Instructing the experts : national schools of public health -- Final comments and conclusions.
abstract
"Research into public health policies and expert instruction has been oriented traditionally in the national context. There is a rich historiography that analyses the development of health policies and systems in various European and American countries during the first decades of the 20th century. What is often ignored, however is the study of the great many connections and circulations of knowledge, people, technologies, artefacts and practices during that period between countries. This book redresses that balance"--
catalogue key
12013409
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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