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Accidents in history : injuries, fatalities, and social relations / edited by Roger Cooter and Bill Luckin.

Other author/creatorCooter, Roger.
Other author/creatorLuckin, Bill.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoAmsterdam ; Atlanta, GA : Rodopi, 1997.
Descriptionx, 273 pages ; 24 cm.
Subject(s)
Series Wellcome Institute series in the history of medicine
Wellcome Institute series in the history of medicine. ^A240634
Contents Accidents in history : an introduction / Roger Cooter and Bill Luckin -- Philosophy and the accident / Robert Campbell -- Accidents : the remnants of a modern classificatory system / Judith Green -- Working environments : an ecological approach to industrial health and safety / Arthur F. McEvoy -- Accidents in the eighteenth century / Roy Porter -- The moment of the accident : culture, militarism and modernity in late-Victorian Britain / Roger Cooter -- Civilian ambulances and lifesaving societies : the European experience, 1870-1914 / John F. Hutchinson -- What are occupational diseases? : Risk and risk management in industrial medicine in Germany, c. 1880-1920 / Dietrich Milles -- Housewives as home safety managers : the changing perception of the home as a place of hazard and risk, 1870-1940 / Joel A. Tarr and Mark Tebeau -- War on the roads : traffic accidents and social tension in Britain, 1939-45 / Bill Luckin.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Acquisitions source Laupus- Robert W. Cihak History of Medicine Collection
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