Leprosy in Colonial South India: Medicine and Confinement

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Leprosy in Colonial South India: Medicine and Confinement - Buckingham, Jane, Dr.

Leprosy is a neglected topic in the burgeoning field of the history of medicine and the colonized body. This book is not only a history of an intriguing and dramatic endemic disease, it is a history of colonial power in 19th-century British India as seen through the lens of British medical and legal encounters with leprosy and its sufferers in ... Read More

Leprosy in Colonial South India: Medicine and Confinement 2002, Palgrave MacMillan, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780333926222

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