Paperback / softback
March 1, 1995
9780801850820
English
456
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1.625 Pounds (US)
$34.00 USD, £25.00 GBP
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The Care of Strangers

The Rise of America's Hospital System

About the Author

Charles E. Rosenberg is the Ernest E. Monrad Professor in the Social Sciences and a professor of the history of science at Harvard University. He is the author of The Cholera Years: The United States in 1832, 1849, and 1866; The Care of Strangers: The Rise of America's Hospital System; and No Other Gods: On Science and American Social Thought.

Reviews

An elegantly written book that broadens the history of hospitals and places it squarely within the larger field of American social history.

- Virginia G. Drachman - American Historical Review
Johns Hopkins University Press
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