Contents: Figuers - Contributors - Perface - Introduction: for a history of modern medicine in non-western countries - Medical experimentation in British India: the case of Dr. Helenus Scott - The contruction of disease transmission in transmission in nineteenth-century Egypt - The waqf, the state and medical education in nineteenth century Iran - Waqf endowments and the emergence of modern charitable hospitals in the Ottoman Empire: the case of Zeynep-Kamil hospital in Istanbul - A bounded medical pluralism: Ayurveda and Western medicine in colonial and independent Sri Lanka - Modern medicine in French colonial Vietnam: from the importation of a model to its nativisation - Making modernity with medicine: mission, state and community in leprosy control, Ogaja, Nigeria, 1945-50 - Cholera, consumer and citizenship: modernisations of medicine in Japan - General bibliography - Index.
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