Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 February 2017

240 Pages | 24 black & white illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526106773

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Recycling the disabled

Army, medicine, and modernity in WWI Germany

First Edition

Heather R. Perry

Published by Manchester University Press

Disability History MUP

  • The first book in the growing field of "medicalisation of war/mobilisation of medicine" to examine the phenomenon in Germany
  • The first English-language history of German orthopaedics and rehabilitation
  • The first English-language medical history of WWI Germany
  • The first English-language study of German military medicine in the First World War
  • The first to show how the First World War transformed disability and rehabilitation medicine in Germany

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