The Resource "A great deal of sickness" : introduced diseases among the Aboriginal people of colonial Southeast Australia 1788-1900, Peter J. Dowling

"A great deal of sickness" : introduced diseases among the Aboriginal people of colonial Southeast Australia 1788-1900, Peter J. Dowling

Label
"A great deal of sickness" : introduced diseases among the Aboriginal people of colonial Southeast Australia 1788-1900
Title
"A great deal of sickness"
Title remainder
introduced diseases among the Aboriginal people of colonial Southeast Australia 1788-1900
Statement of responsibility
Peter J. Dowling
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Summary of pre and post-contact population and disease in south-east Australia; disease impact of contact - four stage medical model utilized; detailed chapters on smallpox, sexually transmitted disease (syphilis, gonorrhoea) tuberculosis, respiratory disease (influenza, pneumonia) and measles; disease pathology and epidemiology; history of initial outbreaks and assessment of their continued impact; morbidity and mortality rates
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Dowling, Peter J
Dissertation note
Thesis (Ph. D.) -- Australian National University, 1997.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
"A great deal of sickness" : introduced diseases among the Aboriginal people of colonial Southeast Australia 1788-1900, Peter J. Dowling
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"January 1997"
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [317]-349
Control code
abn98333147
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
349, [22] p., 9 leaves of plates
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Partial copying & use
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
Label
"A great deal of sickness" : introduced diseases among the Aboriginal people of colonial Southeast Australia 1788-1900, Peter J. Dowling
Publication
Note
"January 1997"
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [317]-349
Control code
abn98333147
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
349, [22] p., 9 leaves of plates
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Partial copying & use
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps

Library Locations

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