Science, Medicine and Cultural Imperialism

  • Teresa Meade
  • Mark Walker

About this book


A text which describes the ways that European powers used science and scientific inquiry to enforce their supposed cultural superiority on societies of Africa, Asia and Latin America.


British India colonialism imperialism Latin America

Editors and affiliations

  • Teresa Meade
    • 1
  • Mark Walker
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of HistoryUnion CollegeSchenectadyUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1991
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-12447-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-12445-9
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