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Cholera, 1832

R. J. Morris

Cholera, 1832

the social response to an epidemic

by R. J. Morris

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Published by Holmes & Meier Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Cholera -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementR. J. Morris.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC133.G6 M67 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination228 p. :
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4892650M
      ISBN 100841902887
      LC Control Number76025452

      As I lingered on that impressive overlook, gazing down at the array of dim, half-deserted towers, I found my thoughts drifting to a scene from revolutionary poet Heinrich Heine’s account of the cholera pandemic in France in , when he stared down over his beloved Paris from the . Get this from a library! Cholera, the social response to an epidemic. [R J Morris].

      in Cholera -- The Social Response to An Epidemic, The 'Lessons' of There was a wide-ranging, substantial and often violent reaction to the immediate impact of cholera. Long-term responses were not so clear. Men like Sir John Simon and Charles Creighton looked back at and saw obvious lessons in the epidemic.   During the early months in there was much mentioned about Asiatic cholera in Europe and it was this fear that our ancestors lived as each new month arrived. If .

        Disease and Civilization explores the scientific and political ramifications of the great cholera epidemic of , showing how its course and its conceptualization were affected by the social power relations of the time/5(2). The Cholera outbreak of in Ireland was a medical disaster which was compounded by the political and economic situation in the country. The pandemic had been a long time coming originating in India in and spreading west, and creating a sense of fear and foreboding as it did so.


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Cholera, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Croom Helm social history a first came to England in /5. RJ Morris chronicles the arrival of cholera infirst in Sunderland, then Scotland and eventually London, analysing the reaction of different classes and geographies, as well as the government.

With surprising humour, he shows how the medical profession attempted to discover the transmission of the disease, and to find a way to treat Cited by:   The themes of this books focus the reader on how cholera was an impetus for societal change (when it comes to the role of government in overall well being) and how its appearance was received by the varying societies of the 19th century.

Certainly Rosenberg makes the effort to contrast 1832 book You'll find explicit comparisons lacking Cited by:   It was Paris in during the great cholera pandemic. Although it sickened people from Asia to the Americas, cholera had particularly dramatic effects in France: in just a few months, the Author: Maurice Samuels.

The CHOLERA EPIDEMIC OF began in May when an immigrant ship landed at Quebec with cases of Asiatic cholera 1832 book. The disease spread through the city and quickly up the St. Lawrence River valley. Panic spread across the Great Lakes region. Combined with the fears of Indian attacks ignited by the Black Hawk War in the West, the fear of a.

The cholera epidemic of killed thousands of people in Europe and North America and created mass panic across two continents. Astoundingly, when the epidemic struck New York City it prompted as many aspeople, nearly half the city's population, to flee to the countryside.

The arrival of the disease prompted widespread anti-immigrant. [xxx] Cholera Pandemic and its public perception was a microcosm of American social life in general. From as many facets as there were spiritual, social, political, and economic divisions within the general community, cholera was received as proof, indeed as justification of their ideas.

Cholera tore through New York City in the summer ofleaving its victims with sunken eyes, blue skin, severe diarrhea, nausea and vomiting. It had.

Incholera had also made it to the Americas. In June of that year, Quebec saw 1, deaths from the disease, which quickly spread along the St. Lawrence River and its tributaries.

By August the danger from cholera had all but passed for Maysville and Lexington. That time. North America experienced other cholera outbreaks following the pandemic.

In fact, in July Maysville experienced cholera again, albeit lightly. The year witnessed another episode in the United States.

Cholera, which remains a dangerous killer in parts of the modern world, is a terrifying disease. Observers in regularly saw healthy people suddenly struck down by horrific symptoms, including agonizing muscle cramps and profuse, watery diarrhea. Some died within hours. Cholera’s spread through contaminated food and water was not yet.

The Cholera Dance Ensemble – Adelle Dennis, left, Sydney Maddox, foreground, and Megan Munschy – performs Thursday night during "Life Under Lockdown: The Cholera Epidemic" outside of Cafe. The Cholera Epidemic of In Junetwo events stirred up political conflict in Lower Canada: the Place d'Armes by-election, which turned into a tragedy costing several lives, and the.

The book The Cholera Years: The United States in, andCharles E. Rosenberg is published by University of Chicago Press. Get this from a library. The cholera epidemics in Upper Canada. [Charles M Godfrey]. In the paper “Cholera in the United States in” the author analyzes the book of Charles Rosenberg, which covers three periods of time spent in the United States and how the individuals reacted to it while the pandemic of Cholera was underway.

The Sligo cholera outbreak was a severe outbreak of cholera in the port town of Sligo in northwestern Ireland. The outbreak resulted in an official total of deaths, out of a population of 15, [citation needed] However, the official figures are considerably lower, as only Fever Hospital deaths were recorded.

the cholera riots of By Steven Horton Behind the church building now known as St James in the City on the corner of Upper Parliament Street and St James Place, once stood a building where the Liverpool Cholera Riots of began.

The second cholera pandemic (–), also known as the Asiatic cholera pandemic, was a cholera pandemic that reached from India across western Asia to Europe, Great Britain, and the Americas, as well as east to China and Japan.

Cholera caused more deaths, more quickly, than any other epidemic disease in the 19th century. The medical community now believes cholera to be. In June ofburials almost equaled the total. “On two consecutive days in June upwards of 70 persons were buried by the rector,” he writes.

At that time, there were just short of 5, Anglicans living in the region. Book Describes Cholera Epidemic. Here is an excerpt from Mountain’s book. Cincinnati had seen epidemic levels of cholera in and during which 4% of the city’s population died from cholera (Carter).

Between the canal and steamboat traffic along the Ohio River, Cincinnati was in prime position to be affected by cholera contamination in waterways.Cholera is an acute infection that attacks the small intestine.

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Full text of "The history of the cholera epidemic of in Sheffield".