Public Health and Social Justice in the Age of Chadwick

Public Health and Social Justice in the Age of Chadwick

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A revisionist account of the story of the foundations of public health in industrial revolution Britain.Parr, in 1808, saw aquot;miasmaquot; as a kind of contagion: aquot;Contagion, then, exists in the atmosphere; and we know distinctly but of one kind, viz., marsh miasmata.aquot; He suggested also that jail fever arose from miasmata pervading the jail; the aquot;human anbsp;...


Title:Public Health and Social Justice in the Age of Chadwick
Author: Christopher Hamlin
Publisher:Cambridge University Press - 1998-02-13
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