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Leprosy in China : a history / Angela Ki Che Leung.

  • Liang, Qizi.
Date
[2009], ©2009
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

New York : Columbia University Press, [2009], ©2009.

Physical description

xi, 373 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.

Contributors

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-354) and index.

Contents

Li/lai/dafeng/mafeng: history of the conceptualization of a disease/category -- A cursed but redeemable body -- The dangerously contagious body: segregation in late imperial China -- The Chinese leper and the modern world -- Leprosy in the PRC.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    FIF.251
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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9780231123006
  • 0231123000