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Published: 28 November 2013

328 Pages | 5 b/w photographs; 5 line drawings/half-tones/1 map


ISBN: 9780198096603

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Colonial Medical Care in North India

Gender, State, and Society, c. 1830-1920

Samiksha Sehrawat

  • Unique focus combining neglected themes-the political economy of health care, gender history, imperial history, and the history of hospitals in colonial north India
  • Important issues with contemporary resonance, including the role of the Indian state in providing medical care and the role of the non-profit and private sector
  • Significance of gender in shaping access to medical care