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Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 16 May 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394211-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9421-1
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 17 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384519-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8451-9
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393573-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9357-3
Published: 24 November 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8506-6
...Opium Wars and Treaties of Peace, Friendship, and Commerce ...
Series: The World Readers
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392279-049
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9227-9
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381150-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8115-0
Published: 09 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012740-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1274-0
Published: 09 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012740-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1274-0
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 03 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007432-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0743-2
Published: 10 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027553-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... A powerful anti-opium movement emerged, especially in Europe and Asia, during the late nineteenth century. Activists, many of them religiously motivated, criticized opium itself as well as the problems with opium sale and distribution to vulnerable populations. They often focused their efforts...
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By Anne L. Foster
Published: 10 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... opium alcohol tobacco imperialism ...
Series: Design Principles for Teaching History
Published: 05 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5929-5
... ivory spices opium ceramics textiles ...
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By Anne L. Foster
Published: 10 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... anti-opium movement missionaries colonialism medicine ...
Book Chapter

By Anne L. Foster
Published: 10 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... missionaries colonialism anti-opium movement reform ...
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By Mel Y. Chen
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 03 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2744-7
... slowness constitution Down syndrome zombie opium ...
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By Lisa Lowe
Published: 20 May 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7564-7
... fetishism commodification W. M. Thackeray cotton opium ...
Book Chapter

By Anne L. Foster
Published: 10 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... vaccines sanitation surgery opium cocaine public health ...
Published: 10 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027553-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... Developments in medical practice and knowledge shaped the use of opiates and cocaine as medicine in the late nineteenth through mid-twentieth centuries. Improved vaccines, sanitation, and surgical techniques made opium and cocaine less useful as medicine in the United States and Europe. In most...
Published: 10 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027553-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
...The Battle for Prohibition, 1870–1940 The anti-opium movement gained traction in the last decades of the nineteenth century. Religiously motivated reformers joined forces with medical professionals and politicians, all of whom had their own reasons for wanting to restrict narcotics...
Published: 10 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027553-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... As concern about the negative effects of opium grew, officials and reformers proposed a variety of potential solutions including better control over sales, registration of users, restricting the amounts sold, and prohibition. This chapter explores the ways that anti-opium reformers settled...