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The Resource John Hughlings Jackson : father of English neurology, Macdonald Critchley, Eileen A. Critchley

John Hughlings Jackson : father of English neurology, Macdonald Critchley, Eileen A. Critchley

Label
John Hughlings Jackson : father of English neurology
Title
John Hughlings Jackson
Title remainder
father of English neurology
Statement of responsibility
Macdonald Critchley, Eileen A. Critchley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book traces the life and scientific career of Dr. John Hughlings Jackson (1835-1911), the English physician who pioneered the development of neurology as a medical specialty during the reign of Queen Victoria. Jackson made a number of scientific discoveries in several areas of higher nervous activity and language, and contributed greatly to the study of various types of epilepsy. He isolated the form of epilepsy associated with localized convulsive seizures, known as Jacksonian epilepsy. His research on epilepsy stretched across a broad spectrum and included uncinate attacks, intellectual
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
Nz
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Critchley, Macdonald
Dewey number
  • 616.8/0092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC339.52.J3
LC item number
C75 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 100 J139C 1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Critchley, Eileen A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jackson, J. Hughlings
  • Neurologists
  • Jackson, J. Hughlings
  • Jackson, J. Hughlings
  • Neurology
  • Jackson, J. Hughlings
  • Jackson, John Hughlings
  • Jackson, John Hughlings
  • Großbritannien
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Neurologists
  • Great Britain
  • Biografie
  • Neurologie
  • Neurologues
Label
John Hughlings Jackson : father of English neurology, Macdonald Critchley, Eileen A. Critchley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-213) 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
Preface; 1. The Jackson Family Background; 2. Maternal Ancestry -- the Hughlings; 3. Early Education and Life As a Medical Student; 4. Leaving Yorkshire for London; 5. The Cholera Epidemic in London, 1862; 6. First Neurological Papers; 7. Herbert Spencer, Evolution and Dissolution, and the Hierarchy of the Nervous System; 8. The Epilepsies; 9. Jackson's Writings on the Falling Sickness Reviewed; 10. Jackson As Morbid Anatomist; 11. The Cerebellum; 12. Aphasia: The Early Researches of Broca and Jackson; 13. Further Work on Aphasia; 14. Jackson's Final Writings on Aphasiology
Control code
228117475
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 228 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423738282
Lccn
97042711
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228117475
Label
John Hughlings Jackson : father of English neurology, Macdonald Critchley, Eileen A. Critchley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-213) 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
Preface; 1. The Jackson Family Background; 2. Maternal Ancestry -- the Hughlings; 3. Early Education and Life As a Medical Student; 4. Leaving Yorkshire for London; 5. The Cholera Epidemic in London, 1862; 6. First Neurological Papers; 7. Herbert Spencer, Evolution and Dissolution, and the Hierarchy of the Nervous System; 8. The Epilepsies; 9. Jackson's Writings on the Falling Sickness Reviewed; 10. Jackson As Morbid Anatomist; 11. The Cerebellum; 12. Aphasia: The Early Researches of Broca and Jackson; 13. Further Work on Aphasia; 14. Jackson's Final Writings on Aphasiology
Control code
228117475
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 228 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423738282
Lccn
97042711
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228117475

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