Frank Snowden
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Description

Professor Snowden received his Ph.D. from Oxford University in 1975. His books include Violence and Great Estates in the South of Italy: Apulia, 1900-1922 (1984); The Fascist Revolution in Tuscany, 1919-1922 (1989); Naples in the Times of Cholera (1995) and The Conquest of Malaria: Italy, 1900-1962 (2006). Conquest was awarded the Gustav Ranis Prize from the MacMillan Center at Yale in 2007 as "the best book on an international topic by a member of the Yale Faculty," the Helen and Howard R. Marraro Prize by the American Historical Association as the best work on Italy in any period, and the 2008 Welch Medal from the American Association for the History of Medicine.

He teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in Italian history, European social and political history, and the history of medicine.


Lectures:

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flag Lecture 1 - Introduction to the Course
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flag Lecture 2 - Classical Views of Disease: Hippocrates, Galen, and Humoralism
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flag Lecture 17 - Malaria (II): The Global Challenge
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flag Lecture 18 - Tuberculosis (I): The Era of Consumption
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flag HIST 234 - Epidemics in Western Society Since 1600
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flag Lecture 21 - The Tuskegee Experiment
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flag Lecture 7 - Smallpox (II): Jenner, Vaccination, and Eradication
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flag Lecture 3 - Plague (I): Pestilence as Disease
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flag Lecture 10 - Asiatic Cholera (II): Five Pandemics
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flag Lecture 8 - Nineteenth-Century Medicine: The Paris School of Medicine
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flag Lecture 22 - AIDS (I)
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flag Lecture 24 - Poliomyelitis: Problems of Eradication
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flag Lecture 23 - AIDS (II)
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flag Lecture 4 - Plague (II): Responses and Measures
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flag Lecture 19 - Tuberculosis (II): After Robert Koch
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flag Lecture 25 - SARS, Avian Inluenza, and Swine Flu: Lessons and Prospects
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flag Lecture 20 - Pandemic Influenza
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flag Lecture 9 - Asiatic Cholera (I): Personal Reflections
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flag Lecture 5 - Plague (III): Illustrations and Conclusions
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flag Lecture 13 - Contagionism versus Anticontagionsim
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flag Lecture 26 - Final Q&A
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flag Lecture 15 - Tropical Medicine as a Discipline
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flag Lecture 6 - Smallpox (I): 'The Speckled Monster'
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flag Lecture 16 - Malaria (I): The Case of Italy
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flag Lecture 12 - Syphilis: From the "Great Pox" to the Modern Version
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flag Lecture 11 - The Sanitary Movement and the 'Filth Theory of Disease'
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flag Lecture 14 - The Germ Theory of Disease
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