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Charitable Knowledge Hospital Pupils and Practitioners in Eighteenth-Century London

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ISBN-10: 0521525187

ISBN-13: 9780521525183

Edition: 2002

Authors: Susan C. Lawrence, Colin Jones, Charles Rosenberg

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This book explores the formation of the teaching hospital in 18th century London. The author explains how charity patients became teaching objects, and how hospitals became medical schools.
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Book details

List price: $89.99
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 6/27/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 408
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.320
Language: English

List of tables and figures
Introduction: hospital medicine in eighteenth-century London
Institutions and Education
The London hospitals: virtue and value
The corporations, licensing and reform, 1700-1815
Walking the wards: from apprentices to pupils
London lecturing: public knowledge and private courses
Community and Knowledge
Gentlemen scholars and clinical cases, 1700-1760
London hospital men and a medical community, 1760-1815
Hospital men make medical knowledge, 1760-1815