The Penn Press list for fall 2018 includes hardcover releases, first-time paperbacks, and ebook editions intended for scholars, students, and serious general readers worldwide. Click here to explore our forthcoming books, grouped by subject area.
192 pages | 6 x 9 | 8 illus.
Cloth 1983 | ISBN 9780812278989 | Buy from De Gruyter $79.95 | €69.95 | £70.50
Ebook 2016 | ISBN 9781512806342 | Buy from De Gruyter $79.95 | €69.95 | £70.50
This book is available under special arrangement from our European publishing partner De Gruyter.
An Anniversary Collection volume
"A major contribution to the social history of American medicine."—Journal of the American Medical Association
"One of the important works in history of medicine in the past decade."—Bulletin of the History of Medicine
"Students of social history, institutional development, and the history of medicine will find this provocative introduction to the major themes that continue to shape the debate over contemporary American medicine."—Journal of American History