Necessary Torture?: Vivisection, Suffragette Force-Feeding, and Responses to Scientific Medicine in Britain c. 1870–1920

@article{Miller2009NecessaryTV,
  title={Necessary Torture?: Vivisection, Suffragette Force-Feeding, and Responses to Scientific Medicine in Britain c. 1870–1920},
  author={I. Miller},
  journal={Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences},
  year={2009},
  volume={64},
  pages={333 - 372}
}
  • I. Miller
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences
One of the primary aims of late nineteenth-century laboratory experimentation was to ground understandings of illness and disease within new regimes of science. It was also hoped that clinical practice would become increasingly complemented by discoveries and technologies accrued from emergent forms of modern medical enquiry, and that, ultimately, this would lead to improved diagnostic and therapeutic procedures that could be applied to a wide variety of medical complaints. This met with… Expand
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