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Curing the Colonizers

Hydrotherapy, Climatology, and French Colonial Spas

by Eric Jennings

  • 85 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Complementary Medicine,
  • History of medicine,
  • Social history,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • History: World,
  • France,
  • Europe - France,
  • History,
  • World - Colonial Studies,
  • History, European,
  • MEDICINE & MEDICAL HUMANITIES,
  • Postcolonial Studies,
  • Africa - General,
  • French colonies,
  • Health resorts,
  • Hydrotherapy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11422317M
    ISBN 10082233822X
    ISBN 109780822338222


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Jennings available from Rakuten Kobo. “Beware. Against the poison that is Africa, there is but one antidote: Vichy.” So ran a advertisement for one of Fr Brand: Duke University Press. Eric Jennings’ book focuses on the birth and development of four French colonial spas and the emergence of the French spa town of Vichy as a cosmopolitan “capital of the colonizers” (p.

Analyzing the twinned imperial “sciences” of hydrology and climatology, the book traces the myriad ways in which the colonial spa emerged as a key locus of persistent colonial concerns Author: Katherine Luongo. Eric Jennings's Curing the Colonizers provides a novel and fascinating exploration of spa culture designed for the colonials who braved debilitating diseases, punishing climates and tropical neurasthenia for la plus grande France.

The dangers in the colonial world were hardly exaggerated – inone general remarked that ‘cemeteries Author: Robert Aldrich. Eric Jennings has combined the two themes by writing a pioneering book on spa therapy in the French colonial empire. The rationale of spa therapy among French colonists is familiar to all historians of colonial medicine because it was based on a commonplace of tropical medicine: the climate of colonies in the tropics was considered highly toxic.

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– Curing the Colonizers: Hydroterapy, Climatology, and French Colonial Spas. Durham-London, Duke University Press,p. 1 Eric Jennings’ book focuses on the birth and development of four French colonial spas and the emergence of the French spa town of Vichy as a. Eric T. Jennings is Associate Professor of History and a member of Victoria College at the University of Toronto.

He is the author of Vichy in the Tropics: Pétain’s National Revolution in Madagascar, Guadeloupe, and Indochina, – and a coeditor, with Jacques Cantier, of L’Empire colonial sous Vichy.

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