James Hanley


James Hanley Title: Professor
Office: 3A18
Building: Ashdown
Phone: 204.786.9005


HIST-2900(6) History of Science
HIST-2912(3) History of Modern Medicine
HIST-3331(3) British Welfare State
HIST-3902(3) Darwinian Revolution

Research Interests:
Victorian medicine and public health (British)

Selected Publications

“The Public’s Reaction to Public Health: Petitions Submitted to Parliament, 1847-1848.” Social History of Medicine 15 (2002): 393-411.

“Edwin Chadwick and the Poverty of Statistics.” Medical History 46 (2001): 21-40.

“Parliament, Physicians, and Nuisances: The De-Medicalization of Nuisance Law, 1831-1855.” Bulletin of the History of Medicine 80 (2007): 702-732.

“Guest Editor’s Introduction.” Special Issue on “Tuberculosis in Canada” of the Canadian Bulletin of the History of Medicine 23 (2006): 303-306.

‘’Models and Microbiology: Pasteur and the Body’’, in Canadian Bulletin of Medical History / Bulletin canadien d’histoire de la médecine, 20 (1), 2003, pp. 103-120.