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Course: Studies in the History of Medicine from 1850 to 2000 (Economic and Social History, MSc in History)
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This course will provide students with an introduction to major topics in the history of medicine of the late 19th and 20th centuries, and to the methodologies, qualitative and quantitative, which historians have employed to explore them. Students will be introduced to the major bibliographical tools and archival resources (including on-line catalogues and databases) for the history of medicine. The Course will also provide background and focus for a research dissertation in an aspect of the history of medicine.