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Medicine and the Market in England and its Colonies, c.1450- c.1850
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Medicine and the Market in England and its Colonies, c.1450- c.1850 (Hardback)

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What was the medical marketplace? This book provides the first critical examination of medicine and the market in pre-modern England, colonial North America and British India. Chapters explore the most important themes in the social history of medicine and offer a fresh understanding of healthcare in this time of social and economic transformation.

MICHAEL BROWNi Lecturer in the History of Medicine, University of Kent, UK PRATIK CHAKRABARTI Wellcome Lecturer in the History of Modern Medicine, School of History, University of Kent. UK MARY E. FISSELL Professor in the Department of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, USA MARK S. R. JENNER Senior Lecturer in the Department of History, University of York, UK LAUREN KASSELL Lecturer in the Department of History and Philosophy of Science and Fellow of Pembroke College, University of Cambridge, UK ELAINE LEONG Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow, Department of History, University of Warwick, UK IAN MORTIMER Honorary Research Fellow, University of Exeter, UK BEN MUTSCHLER Assistant Professor of Histor, Oregon State University, USA SARA PENNELL Lecturer in Early Modern British History, Roehampton University, UK ROBERT RALLEY Wellcome Research Fellow, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge, UK PATRICK WALLIS Lecturer in the Department of Economic History, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK ADRAIN WILSON Senior Lecturer in History of Medicine, University of Leeds, UK

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