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Migration, Health and Ethnicity in the Modern World

  • Catherine Cox
  • Hilary Marland

Part of the Science, Technology and Medicine in Modern History book series (STMMH)

About this book


The volume focuses on the relationship between migration, health and illness in a global context from c.1820 to the present day. It takes a wide range of finely-grained case studies to examine epidemic disease and its containment, chronic illness and mental breakdown and the health management of migrant populations in the modern world.


body Britain Case Studies corpus England experience Familie Great Britain health knowledge management migrant migration policy present

Editors and affiliations

  • Catherine Cox
    • 1
  • Hilary Marland
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for the History of Medicine in IrelandUniversity College DublinIreland
  2. 2.Centre for the History of MedicineUniversity of WarwickUK

About the editors

Alison Bashford, University of Sydney, Australia Roberta Bivins, University of Warwick, UK Nadav Davidovitch, MD, MPH, PhD, public health physician Katherine Foxhall, King's College London, UK Letizia Gramaglia, University of Warwick, UK Anne Mac Lellan, Rotunda Hospital, Dublin, Ireland John Welshman, Lancaster University, UK

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