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Gender and the making of modern medicine in colonial Egypt / Hibba Abugideiri.
- Abugideiri, Hibba.
- , ©2010
About this work
Farnham, Surrey : Ashgate, , ©2010.
xii, 268 pages ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction, Egyptian gender, medicine, and nationalism -- Muhammad Ali's Egypt : the rise of modern medicine -- Colonizing Egyptian education : creating an Anglo-Egyptian civil service -- Anglicizing state medicine : the rebirth of Qasr al-Aini -- Hakimas, dayas, and the state : displacing women in the name of modern medicine -- A modern medical profession at last : the rise of the Egyptian doctor -- Egyptian doctors and domestic medicine : the forging of republican motherhood -- Conclusion, Egyptian nationalism, medicine, and the scientization of culture.
Where to find it
Location StatusHistory of MedicineBW.11.AA8-9 Open shelves