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Scientizing Everyday Life, Rationalizing Eating Habits: The Rise of Nutrition Science in 1910s-1920s Japan

Hong S

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2018 Dec;27(3):447-484.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2018.27.447
Historians of science have noted that modern nation-states and capitalism necessitated the systematic creation and implementation of a wide array of knowledge and technologies to produce a more productive and...
A Farmer Becoming a Quasi-doctor: The Daegok Diary and Rural Healthcare from the 1960s to the 1980s

Park S

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2018 Dec;27(3):397-446.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2018.27.397
This article attempts to review the reality of rural health care in Korea from the 1960s to the 1980s by analyzing the Daegok Diary. There has been two myths about...
The Penetration of ‘Sanitary Discipline’ in Colonial Local Society: Hygiene and Medical Care Problem in the Honam Plain in Korea

Matsumoto , Chung SJ

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2018 Dec;27(3):357-396.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2018.27.357
This paper intends to examine the realities of modern hygiene and medical institutions making their appearance in the rural Honam Plain (often called the “rice basket”) of colonial Korea in...
Rabies Outbreaks and Control during the Japanese Colonial Period in Korea

Chun MS

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2018 Dec;27(3):323-356.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2018.27.323
Rabies became one of the critical zoonoses in the modern urban environment since pet keeping culture became widespread in the Western countries in the 18th century. The sanitary policy against...
The Change of the Status of Joseon Medical Bureaucrats in the 15th and 16th Centuries

Park HP, Oh J

  • Korean J Med Hist.
  • 2018 Dec;27(3):295-322.
  • doi: 10.13081/kjmh.2018.27.295
In the 15th century, Joseon dynasty's goal for the stabilization of the ruling system, the ideological freedom of the era, and the necessity of medicine due to the introduction of...

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