The Indian Ocean has been the positioning of a number of interconnected scientific interactions which may be considered within the context of the environmental components connecting the area. This interdisciplinary paintings provides essays on a number of features of sickness, drugs, and therapeutic in several destinations in and round the Indian Ocean from the eighteenth century to the modern period. The essays discover theoretical reasons for sickness, ideas of fertility, fabric tradition, therapeutic in terms of international relations and colonialism, public healthiness, and the health and wellbeing of slaves and migrant employees. This booklet will attract lecturers and graduate scholars operating within the fields of clinical and clinical historical past, in addition to within the growing to be fields of Indian Ocean reviews and worldwide historical past.
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