Academic publications from the 'Local Bases of Global Health' project

Multilingual Outreach Publications


Journals and Book Series edited at CGHH

Medical History is a refereed journal devoted to all aspects of the history of medicine and health, with the goal of broadening and deepening the understanding of the field, in the widest sense, by historical studies of the highest quality. The editorial office is now located in the Centre for Global Health Histories at the University of York, and the journal itself is published by Cambridge University Press.‌

The New Perspectives in South Asian History series publishes monographs and other writings on early modern, modern and contemporary history. The volumes in the series cover new ground across a broad spectrum of subjects such as cultural, environmental, medical, military and political history, and the histories of "marginalised" groups. It includes fresh perspectives on more familiar fields as well as interdisciplinary and original work from all parts of South Asia. It welcomes historical contributions from sociology, anthropology and cultural studies.

For futher details please contact:

Professor Sanjoy Bhattacharya
Vanbrugh College V/113
Department of History
University of York
YO10 5DD
Tel: Internal 2979, External (01904) 322979



Medical History Cover April

Medical History April 2014 Front Cover

Decolonisation, Development and Disease: A Social History of Malaria in Sri Lanka

Tranquebar—Whose History? by Helle Jørgensen