Medical knowledge and the worker: Occupational lung diseases in the United Kingdom, c. 1920-1975

A.J. McIvor, Ronald Johnston

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Abstract

Focuses has been on the history of occupational health in the UK with particular reference to lung diseases and the development of medical knowledge from the nineteenth century.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)63-86
Number of pages23
JournalLabor: Studies in Working Class History of the Americas
Volume2
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005

Keywords

  • lung disease
  • occupational helath
  • medical history

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