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Effects of Physics on Development of Optometry in the United States from the Late 19th to the Mid 20th Century

Kim DY

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2014 Aug;23(2):343-372.
In this paper, it was studied how physics affected development of optometry in the United States, from aspects of formation and academization of optometry. It was also revealed that history...
Medieval European Medicine and Asian Spices

Nam JK

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2014 Aug;23(2):319-342.
This article aimed to explain the reasons why Asian spices including pepper, ginger, and cinnamon were considered as special and valuable drugs with curative powers in the Medieval Europe. Among...
Anti-doping Policy Development Process in the Sports World (1968~1999): Focusing on IOC Activities and Passive Response from Korea

Hwang ER, Kim TY

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2014 Aug;23(2):269-318.
This study investigated the anti-doping policy promoted by the IOC historical sociologically focusing on the period from 1968 to 1999. Public opinion surrounding doping control has emerged as a large...
Formation of Medical Education in North Korea: 1945-1948

Heo YJ, Cho YS

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2014 Aug;23(2):239-268.
This study focuses on the formation of medical education in North Korea from 1945 to 1948 in terms of the centralization of medical education, and on the process and significance...
Bodies for Empire: Biopolitics, Reproduction, and Sexual Knowledge in Late Colonial Korea

Park JK

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2014 Aug;23(2):203-238.
This paper explores the history of the biomedical construction of women's bodies as social bodies in the formation of colonial modernity in Korea. To do so, I engage with Michel...
A Comparative Study on Koii (Public Doctor) System and its Effect on Public Health in Colonial Taiwan and Korea

Moon M

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2014 Aug;23(2):157-202.
Koii(Public Doctor) System introduced into Taiwan in 1896 for the purpose of filling up medical vacuum of rural area and therefore spreading modern medical system all over Taiwan, was transplanted...

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