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East African doctors

John Iliffe

East African doctors

a history of the modern profession

by John Iliffe

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Published by Cambridge University Press, Fountain Publishers in Cambridge, United Kingdom, Kampala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physicians -- Africa, East -- History.,
  • Physicians -- Africa, East -- Biography.,
  • Medicine -- Africa, East -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [312]-329) and index.

    StatementJohn Iliffe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR653.A353 I4 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 336 p. :
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18512149M
    ISBN 109970023039
    LC Control Number2006315436


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Tanganyika gained independence inUganda inand Kenya and Zanzibar inand East African doctors took over the institutions of colonial medicine. Within 20 of independence, East Africa was producing two hundred doctors a year, a 10 fold increase, and Medical Schools opened in Dar es Salaam and Nairobi.

The argument --Pioneers --The age of tribal disaster --Makerere and its students, --The pursuit of professional status --The transfer of power --Uganda: doctors in a disntegrating state --Kenya: doctors and a capitalist transition --Tanzania: doctors and a socialist experiment --AIDS.

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