Histories of medical geography.

  title={Histories of medical geography.},
  author={Conevery Bolton Valencius},
  journal={Medical History. Supplement},
  pages={3 - 28}
Like would-be claimants arguing over a family inheritance, different disciplines have created different genealogies of medical geography, even as they share an interest in capturing its riches. Over the course of the twentieth century, historians of medicine and geographers have each created their own histories of the relations between health and environment.' Yet for both historians and geographers, medical geography has offered the tantalizing possibility for linking historical insight with… CONTINUE READING

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