HPS319H1: History of Medicine II



This course examines the development of medicine from the seventeenth to the twentieth century. It focuses on the historical development of western medicine in relation to societies, politics and culture and considers topics such as changing views of the body, the development of medical institutions such as hospitals, asylums and laboratories, the diversifies world of healing and the place of visual and material culture in the production and dissemination of medical knowledge.

First-year students must have instructor's approval
Distribution Requirements
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)
Mode of Delivery
In Class