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Maria Sophia Quine

‘ordinary’ doctor in an ‘ordinary’ hospital in an ‘ordinary’ place. Nonetheless, he was actively engaged, at the frontline, in the battle of fascist bio-medicine to discover new repro-technologies and ‘conquer’ racial sterility. He claimed that even grave hereditary forms of sterility could be cured through

Shawn H.E. Harmon

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2011 DOI: 10.1163/157180911X549216 European Journal of Health Law 18 (2011) 107-117 Book Reviews Imogen Goold and Catherine Kelly (eds.), Lawyers’ Medicine: The Legislature, the Courts & Medical Practice, 1760-2000 . Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2009

Alain Touwaide

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2009 DOI: 10.1163/138374209X12542104914046 Early Science and Medicine 14 (2009) 765-788 Foreign vs. Local New Horizons, and Ancient Dilemmas and Strategies? Alain Touwaide Smithsonian Institution and Institute for the Preservation of Medical

limitations of a developing model , London and New York: Routledge. Askew, Marc, et al. (2007) Vientiane: Transformations of a Lao Landscape , London and New York: Routledge. Bala, Poonam (2007) Medicine and Medical Policies in India: Social and Historical Perspectives. Lexington Books. Beaumont, Matthew

Natasha Hammond-Browning

, in the field of medical and healthcare law who have all contributed a chapter on the fast paced and ever changing landscape of medical law. Since publication of the second edition in 2004 there have been a number of major legislative changes affecting the interface between law and medicine. The

Leigh Chipman and Efraim Lev

Early Science and Medicine 13 (2008) 361-383 © Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2008 DOI: 10.1163/138374208X313476 Take a Lame and Decrepit Female Hyena... : A Genizah Study of Two Additional Fragments of Sābūr Ibn Sahl’s al-Aqrābādhīn al-ṣaghīr Leigh N. Chipman Ben Gurion

H.-D. Roger and S.F. Winter

bearing unknown risks in human medicine of the nineties. This article tries to give a short survey on the medical applications of this new technique on the one hand and reflects possible ethical and legal implications on the other hand. We conclude that only an international agreement on risk assessment

Yi-Li Wu

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2008 DOI: 10.1163/157342009X12526658783736 Asian Medicine 4 (2008) 452–491 Th e Gendered Medical Iconography of the Golden Mirror ( Yuzuan yizong jinjian 御纂醫宗金鑑 , 1742) 1 Yi-Li Wu Abstract How have gender norms historically infl uenced the visual

Chris Uhlenbeck

repro- duced in facsimile (but not translated). In a short introduction he discusses the genre, the artist, the development of shunga in Osaka, and the nature of censorship. He then enters— however briefly—the debate on the function of shunga books. He argues, contrary to Screech, that these books are

Steven Marrone

516 Book Reviews / Early Science and Medicine 13 (2008) 509-530 John Lee Longeway, Demonstration and Scientific Knowledge in William of Ockham. A Translation of Summa Logicae III-II: De Syllogismo Demonstrativo , and Selections from the Prologue to the Ordinatio, (Notre Dame, Indiana