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The Resource Biomedicine in the twentieth century : practices, policies, and politics, Caroline Hannaway, editor

Biomedicine in the twentieth century : practices, policies, and politics, Caroline Hannaway, editor

Label
Biomedicine in the twentieth century : practices, policies, and politics
Title
Biomedicine in the twentieth century
Title remainder
practices, policies, and politics
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Hannaway, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biomedicine in the Twentieth Century: Practices, Policies, and Politics is a testimony to the growing interest of scholars in the development of the biomedical sciences in the twentieth century and to the number of historians, social scientists and health policy analysts now working on the subject. The book is comprised of essays by noted historians and social scientists that offer insights on a range of subjects that should be a significant stimulus for further historical investigation. It details the NIH's practices, policies and politics on a variety of fronts, including the development of
Member of
Cataloging source
IOSPR
Dewey number
610.72073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • RA418
  • R854.U5
LC item number
  • .B61 2008
  • B54 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
W 20.5
NLM item number
B6155 v.72 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hannaway, Caroline
  • Harden, Victoria Angela
  • IOS Press
Series statement
Biomedical and health research
Series volume
v. 72
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  • National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
  • National Institute of Mental Health (U.S.)
  • National Cancer Institute (U.S.)
  • Medicine
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Research
  • History, 20th Century
  • Public Policy
  • United States
  • National Cancer Institute (U.S.)
  • National Institute of Mental Health (U.S.)
  • National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Biology
  • Medicine
  • United States
Label
Biomedicine in the twentieth century : practices, policies, and politics, Caroline Hannaway, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "In honor of Victoria A. Harden, founding director of the Office of NIH History (1986-2006)"--Page [v]
  • ". . . based on a conference that was held at the National Institutes of Health in December 2005 to promote historical research on biomedical science in the twentieth century"--Page ix
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Radium and the origins of the National Cancer Institute
  • David Cantor
  • Transplant nation: the NIH and the politics of heart transplantation in the 1960s
  • Susan E. Lederer
  • Mobilizing biomedicine: virus research between lay health organizations and the U.S. federal government, 1935-1955
  • Angela N.H. Creager
  • Genes, disease, and patents: cash and community in biomedicine
  • Daniel J. Kevles
  • The critical role of laboratory instruments at the Rockefeller: biomedicine as biotechnology
  • Darwin H. Stapleton
  • Inventing the Office of NIH History
  • Clinical research in postwar Britain: the role of the Medical Research Council
  • Carsten Timmermann
  • Towards a history of "The Vaccine Innovation System," 1950-2000
  • Stuart Blume
  • Molecularization and infectious disease research: the case of synthetic antimalarial drugs in the twentieth century
  • Leo Slater
  • Scientific discoveries: an institutionalist and path-dependent perspective
  • J. Rogers Hollingsworth
  • Caroline Hannaway
  • The socialization of research and the transformation of the academy
  • Richard C. Lewontin
  • Disease categories and scientific disciplines: reorganizing the NIH Intramural Program, 1945-1960
  • Buhm Soon Park
  • The National Institute of Mental Health and mental health policy, 1949-1965
  • Gerald N. Grob
Control code
491261459
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 377 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607503088
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-1-58603-832-8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)491261459
Label
Biomedicine in the twentieth century : practices, policies, and politics, Caroline Hannaway, editor
Publication
Note
  • "In honor of Victoria A. Harden, founding director of the Office of NIH History (1986-2006)"--Page [v]
  • ". . . based on a conference that was held at the National Institutes of Health in December 2005 to promote historical research on biomedical science in the twentieth century"--Page ix
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Radium and the origins of the National Cancer Institute
  • David Cantor
  • Transplant nation: the NIH and the politics of heart transplantation in the 1960s
  • Susan E. Lederer
  • Mobilizing biomedicine: virus research between lay health organizations and the U.S. federal government, 1935-1955
  • Angela N.H. Creager
  • Genes, disease, and patents: cash and community in biomedicine
  • Daniel J. Kevles
  • The critical role of laboratory instruments at the Rockefeller: biomedicine as biotechnology
  • Darwin H. Stapleton
  • Inventing the Office of NIH History
  • Clinical research in postwar Britain: the role of the Medical Research Council
  • Carsten Timmermann
  • Towards a history of "The Vaccine Innovation System," 1950-2000
  • Stuart Blume
  • Molecularization and infectious disease research: the case of synthetic antimalarial drugs in the twentieth century
  • Leo Slater
  • Scientific discoveries: an institutionalist and path-dependent perspective
  • J. Rogers Hollingsworth
  • Caroline Hannaway
  • The socialization of research and the transformation of the academy
  • Richard C. Lewontin
  • Disease categories and scientific disciplines: reorganizing the NIH Intramural Program, 1945-1960
  • Buhm Soon Park
  • The National Institute of Mental Health and mental health policy, 1949-1965
  • Gerald N. Grob
Control code
491261459
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 377 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607503088
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-1-58603-832-8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)491261459

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