Book abstract: The essays in this collection examine the intersections between gender, medicine, and conventional economic, political, and social histories in Ireland between 1700 and 1950. Gathering many of the top voices in Irish studies and the history of medicine, the editors cover a range of topics including midwifery, mental health, alcoholism, and infant mortality.
|Title of host publication||Gender and Medicine in Ireland, 1700-1950|
|Editors||M. Preston, M. Ó hÓgartaigh|
|Place of Publication||New York|
|Publisher||Syracuse University Press|
|Publication status||Published - 2012|
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