Professor Alison Bashford

BA PhD Sydney FAHA
Professor of Modern History

A18 - Brennan MacCallum Building
The University of Sydney

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Biographical details

Professor Bashford researches the connections between the history of science, imperial history and world history. She has taught at the University of Sydney, Harvard University, and the Australian National University. In 2013 Alison Bashford was elected Vere Harmsworth Professor of Imperial and Naval History, University of Cambridge. Recently, she has co-edited The Cambridge History of Australia with Stuart Macintyre (2013) and Pacific Histories: Ocean, Land, People (Palgrave, 2014) with David Armitage. Her longstanding work on medical history and environmental history has come together in Global Population: History, Geopolitics, and Life on Earth (Columbia University Press, 2014).

Research interests

  • History of science and colonialism
  • Population history
  • Environmental history and world history

Teaching and supervision

Over 2011-2014, Professor Bashford is an ARC Future Fellow and will not be teaching in the undergraduate program at the University of Sydney. In recent years, her courses have included:

  • Imperial History/World History - History Honours Seminar
  • HSTY3099 Public and Private Life in Britain, 1707-1901
  • HSTY2061 Medicine, Gender and History
  • HSTY6988 Contagion: history and culture

Supervision

Professor Bashford currently supervises doctoral candidates with interest and expertise in medical history; history of science; history of geography and colonialism.

  • Alexander Cameron-Smith, Doctor Across Borders: Raphael Cilento and Public Health from Empire to the United Nations (PhD, 2011)
  • Judith Bonzol, The other sort of witches: cunning folk and supernatural illnesses in early modern England (PhD, 2011)
  • Meg Parsons, Spaces of Disease: the creation and management of Aboriginal health and disease in Queensland 1900-1970 (PhD, 2008)
  • Émile Paquin, Social Hygiene in NSW, Ontario and Quebec: a comparative history of two organizations (MPhil, 2008)
  • Gregory Ussher, The Medical Gaze and the Watchful Eye: The Treatment, Prevention and Epidemiology of Venereal Disease in New South Wales, 1901-1925 (PhD, 2007)
  • Jennifer Germon, Generations of Gender: past, present, potential (PhD, 2006)
  • Rose Ellis, For We are Young and Free: A critical study of Bee Miles (PhD, 2005)
  • Kirsty McKenzie, Becoming Autonomous: Orgasm, Autonomy, and Female Subjectivity (PhD, 2002)
  • Suzanne Fraser, On the Surface: Cosmetic Surgery, Gender and Culture in Australia (PhD, 1999)

Current projects

Professor Bashford's current research includes the history of immigration law over the long twentieth century; a study of Thomas Robert Malthus; and "Stories from the Sandstone: The Archaeology and History of Quarantine" in collaboration with Dr Annie Clarke and the Mawland Group, managers of the Quarantine Station, Sydney.

Associations

Professor Bashford was founding convenor of the Medical Humanities Program, founding Co-Director of the Nation Empire Globe research group, and Dean of Graduate Studies (Acting) at the University of Sydney. She currently serves on the Academy of Science's National Committee for History and Philosophy of Science and on the Mellon Australia-Pacific Observatory in Environmental Humanities.

Awards and honours

In 2009 and 2010, Professor Bashford was Chair of Australian Studies at Harvard University, where she taught in the History of Science Department. She has held fellowships at Edinburgh University, Warwick University, and University College, London. In 2011 she was awarded a professorial research fellowship to undertake research on Climate Change and the History of Environmental Determinism.

Professor Bashford was elected to the Australian Academy of the Humanities in 2010. She was awarded the Cantemir Prize, 2011, for The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics (co-edited with Philippa Levine).

Selected grants

2012

  • Stories from the Sandstone: The Archaeology and History of Quarantine; Clarke A, Bashford A; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Projects (LP).
  • The Sydney Network on Climate Change and Society; McCalman I, Schlosberg D, Bashford A, Probyn E, Allon F, Giles P, Smith V, Marks P, Celermajer D, Mikler J, Chester L, Gurran N, Shrestha K, Lyster R, McManus P, Pritchard W, Neilson J, Byrne M, Wright C, de Berigny Wall C; DVC Research/Research Network Scheme (SyReNS).

2011

  • Climate Change and the History of Environmental Determinism; Bashford A; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Future Fellowships (FT).

2010

  • The Environmental Humanities Group; McCalman I, Bashford A, White S, McCreery C, Gibbs M, Schlosberg D, Celermajer D, Philp J, Robertson S, Fitzmaurice A, Giles P, Marks P, Hardie M, Smith V, Alt C, Race K, Allon F; Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences/FASS Collaborative Research Scheme.

2009

  • A Sydney-based WUN Postgraduate e-Journal in Colonial and Postcolonial studies; Bashford A; DVC International/IPDF Grant.
  • Immigration Restriction and the Racial State, c. 1880 to the present; Bashford A, McAdam J, Amrith S; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2006

  • Thomas Griffith Taylor: Visions of a man and nature in the Twentieth Century; Strange C, Bashford A, Loo T, Strange C, Loo T; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2005

  • World Health: The Intellectual History of a Twentieth Century Idea; Bashford A; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2004

  • Health, Race & migration: Tuberculosis Screening in Australia & Britain, 1950-2000; Bashford A; Australian Academy of the Humanities (AAH) & Academy of Social Sciences in Australia (ASSA)/Research Grant.

2002

  • At the Border: Health, Immigration Restriction and the Imagining of Australia, 1901-2001; Bashford A; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
  • The science of sex: An analysis of the Norman Haire collection at the University of Sydney.; Bashford A; DVC Research/Research and Development Scheme: Research and Development (R&D).

2001

  • Health and immigration restriction in Australia, 1901-2001; Bashford A; DVC Research/Research and Development Scheme: Research and Development (R&D).

2000

  • The history and material culture of public health in Australia; Bashford A; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Strategic Partnerships with Industry - Research and Training (SPIRT).

Selected publications

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Books

  • Bashford, A. (2014). Global Population: History, Geopolitics, and Life on Earth. New York, US: Columbia University Press.
  • Strange, C., Bashford, A. (2008). Griffith Taylor: visionary environmentalist explorer. Canberra: National Library of Australia.
  • Bashford, A. (2004). Imperial Hygiene: A Critical History Of Colonialism, Nationalism And Public Health. United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Bashford, A. (1998). Purity and Pollution: Gender, Embodiment and Victorian Medicine. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Edited Books

  • Armitage, D., Bashford, A. (2014). Pacific Histories: Ocean, Land, People. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Bashford, A., Macintyre, S. (2013). The Cambridge History of Australia: Volume 1: Indigenous and Colonial Australia. New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Macintyre, S. (2013). The Cambridge History of Australia: Volume 2: The Commonwealth of Australia. New York, USA: Cambridge University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Levine, P. (2010). The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). Medicine at the Border: Disease, Globalization and Security from 1850 to the present. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Bashford, A., Strange, C. (2003). Isolation: places and practices of exclusion. London and New York: Routledge.
  • Bashford, A., Hooker, C. (2001). Contagion. London: Routledge.

Book Chapters

  • Bashford, A., Armitage, D. (2014). Introduction: The Pacific and its Histories. In David Armitage, Alison Bashford (Eds.), Pacific Histories: Ocean, Land, People, (pp. 1-28). Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Bashford, A. (2013). Insanity and Immigration Restriction. In Catherine Cox and Hilary Marland (Eds.), Migration, Health and Ethnicity in the Modern World, (pp. 14-35). Basinstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Bashford, A., Macintyre, S. (2013). Introduction. In Alison Bashford, Stuart Macintyre (Eds.), The Cambridge History of Australia: Volume 1: Indigenous and Colonial Australia, (pp. 1-13). New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Macintyre, S. (2013). Introduction. In Alison Bashford, Stuart Macintyre (Eds.), The Cambridge History of Australia: Volume 2: The Commonwealth of Australia, (pp. 1-12). New York, USA: Cambridge University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2013). Julian Huxley's Transhumanism. In Marius Turda (Eds.), Crafting Humans: From Genesis to Eugenics and Beyond, (pp. 153-167). Taipei, Taiwan: National Taiwan University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Hobbins, P. (2013). Science and medicine. In Alison Bashford, Stuart Macintyre (Eds.), The Cambridge History of Australia: Volume 2: The Commonwealth of Australia, (pp. 263-283). New York, USA: Cambridge University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2012). Karl Haushofer's Geopolitics of the Pacific Ocean. In Kate Fullagar (Eds.), The Atlantic World in the Antipodes: Effects and Transformations since the Eighteenth Century, (pp. 120-143). Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
  • Bashford, A. (2010). Epilogue: Where did Eugenics Go? In Alison Bashford and Philippa Levine (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics, (pp. 539-558). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Klausen, S., Bashford, A. (2010). Fertility Control: Eugenics, Neo-Malthusianism and Feminism. In Alison Bashford and Philippa Levine (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics, (pp. 98-115). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2010). Internationalism, Cosmopolitanism, and Eugenics. In Alison Bashford and Philippa Levine (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics, (pp. 154-172). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Levine, P. (2010). Introduction: Eugenics and the Modern World. In Alison Bashford and Philippa Levine (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics, (pp. 3-24). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2010). The Great White Plague turns Alien: Tuberculosis and Immigration in Australia, 1901-2001. In Flurin Condrau, Michael Worboys (Eds.), Tuberculosis Then and Now: Perspectives on the History of an Infectious Disease, (pp. 100-122). Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2009). Australasia and Oceania. In Harold J. Cook, Sanjoy Bhattacharya, Anne Hardy (Eds.), History of the Social Determinants of Health: Global Histories, Contemporary Debates, (pp. 9-26). Hyderabad, India: Orient Blackswan Private Limited.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). 'The Age of Universal Contagion': History, Disease and Globalization. In Alison Bashford (Eds.), Medicine at the Border: Disease, Globalization and Security, 1850 to the Present, (pp. 1-17). New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Convery, I., Welshman, J., Bashford, A. (2006). Where is the Border?: Screening for Tuberculosis in the United Kingdom and Australia, 1950-2000. In Alison Bashford (Eds.), Medicine at the Border: Disease, Globalization and Security, 1850 to the Present, (pp. 97-115). New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Bashford, A. (2004). Medicine Gender And Empire. In Philippa Levine (Eds.), Gender and Empire, (pp. 112-133). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2003). Cultures of Confinement: tuberculosis, isolation and the sanatorium. In Alison Bashford and Carolyn Strange (Eds.), Isolation: places and practices of exclusion, (pp. 133-150). London and New York: Routledge.
  • Bashford, A. (2003). Disinfecting Mail: from smallpox to anthrax. In Alison Bashford and Claire Hooker (Eds.), Contagion: Epidemics, history and culture from smallpox to anthrax, (pp. 226-231). Sydney: Pluto Press.
  • Strange, C., Bashford, A. (2003). Isolation and exclusion in the Modern World: an Introductory Essay. In Alison Bashford and Carolyn Strange (Eds.), Isolation: places and practices of exclusion, (pp. 1-20). London and New York: Routledge.
  • Bashford, A. (2001). Foreign bodies. In Alison Bashford & Claire Hooker (Eds.), Contagion, (pp. 39-60). London: Routledge.
  • Bashford, A., Hooker, C. (2001). Introduction. In Alison Bashford & Claire Hooker (Eds.), Contagion, (pp. 1-12). London: Routledge.
  • Bashford, A., Nugent,, M. (2001). Leprosy and the management of race, sexuality and nation in tropical Australia. In Alison Bashford & Claire Hooker (Eds.), Contagion, (pp. 106-128). London: Routledge.

Journals

  • Bashford, A. (2014). Immigration restriction: rethinking period and place from settler colonies to postcolonial nations. Journal of Global History, 9(1), 26-48. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A. (2013). The Anthropocene is Modern History: Reflections on Climate and Australian Deep Time. Australian Historical Studies, 44(3), 341-349. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A. (2012). A lecture by the returning Chair of Australian Studies, Harvard University 2009-10: Malthus and colonial history. Journal of Australian Studies, 36(1), 99-110.
  • Bashford, A. (2012). Anticolonial Climates: Physiology, Ecology, and Global Population, 1920s-1950s. Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 86(4), 596-626. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A., Tracy, S. (2012). Introduction: Modern Airs, Waters, and Places. Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 86(4), 495-514. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A., Gilchrist, C. (2012). The Colonial History of the 1905 Aliens Act. The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, 40(3), 409-437. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A. (2008). Population, Geopolitics, and International Organizations in the Mid Twentieth Century. Journal of World History, 19(3), 327-347.
  • Bashford, A. (2008). World Population, World Health and Security: 20th century trends. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 62(3), 187-190. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A. (2007). Nation, empire, globe: The spaces of population debate in the interwar years. Comparative Studies in Society and History: an international quarterly, 49(1), 170-201. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A., Strange, C. (2007). Thinking Historically about Public Health. Medical Humanities, 33(2), 87-92.
  • Bashford, A. (2007). World population and Australian land - Demography and sovereignty in the twentieth century. Australian Historical Studies, 38(130), 211-227.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). Global biopolitics and the history of world health. History of the Human Sciences, 19(1), 67-88.
  • Welshman, J., Bashford, A. (2006). Tuberculosis, migration and medical examination: lessons from history. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 60(4), 282-284. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A., Power, B. (2005). Immigration and Health: Law and Regulation in Australia, 1958-2004. Health and History, 7(1), 86-101.
  • Bashford, A. (2004). Contagion and Colonial History. Journal of Colonialism and Colonial History, 5(3).
  • Bashford, A., Howard, S. (2004). Immigration And Health: Law And Regulation In Australia 1901-58. Health and History, 6(1), 97-112.
  • Bashford, A., Strange, C. (2004). Public Pedagogy: Sex Education And Mass Communication In The Mid-Twentieth Century. Journal of the History of Sexuality, 13(1), 71-99.
  • Bashford, A., Strange, C. (2002). Asylum-seekers and national histories of detention. Australian Journal of Politics and History, 48(4), 509-527.
  • Bashford, A. (2002). At the Border Contagion, Immigration, Nation. Australian Historical Studies, 33(120), 344-358.
  • Hooker, C., Bashford, A. (2002). Diphtheria and Australian Public Health: Bacteriology and Its Complex Applications, c1890-1930. Medical History, 46, 41-64.
  • Bashford, A. (2002). Tuberculosis & Economy: Public Health & Labour in the early Welfare State. Health and History, 4(2), 19-40.

Edited Journals

  • Bashford, A., Tracy, S. (2012). Modern Airs, Waters, and Places. Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 86(4).

Reference Works

  • Bashford, A. (2008). The History of Public Health During Colonialism. In Harald Kristian Heggenhougen and Stella R Quah (Eds.), International Encyclopedia of Public Health. (pp. 398-404). San Diego, USA: Academic Press Elsevier.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). Australian Aborigines. In Thomas Benjamin (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism Since 1450. United States of America: Macmillan Reference USA.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). Science and Technology. Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism since 1492. Thomson Gale.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). Tuberculosis. Encyclopedia of Disability. Sage Publications.

2014

  • Bashford, A. (2014). Global Population: History, Geopolitics, and Life on Earth. New York, US: Columbia University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2014). Immigration restriction: rethinking period and place from settler colonies to postcolonial nations. Journal of Global History, 9(1), 26-48. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A., Armitage, D. (2014). Introduction: The Pacific and its Histories. In David Armitage, Alison Bashford (Eds.), Pacific Histories: Ocean, Land, People, (pp. 1-28). Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Armitage, D., Bashford, A. (2014). Pacific Histories: Ocean, Land, People. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.

2013

  • Bashford, A. (2013). Insanity and Immigration Restriction. In Catherine Cox and Hilary Marland (Eds.), Migration, Health and Ethnicity in the Modern World, (pp. 14-35). Basinstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Bashford, A., Macintyre, S. (2013). Introduction. In Alison Bashford, Stuart Macintyre (Eds.), The Cambridge History of Australia: Volume 1: Indigenous and Colonial Australia, (pp. 1-13). New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Macintyre, S. (2013). Introduction. In Alison Bashford, Stuart Macintyre (Eds.), The Cambridge History of Australia: Volume 2: The Commonwealth of Australia, (pp. 1-12). New York, USA: Cambridge University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2013). Julian Huxley's Transhumanism. In Marius Turda (Eds.), Crafting Humans: From Genesis to Eugenics and Beyond, (pp. 153-167). Taipei, Taiwan: National Taiwan University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Hobbins, P. (2013). Science and medicine. In Alison Bashford, Stuart Macintyre (Eds.), The Cambridge History of Australia: Volume 2: The Commonwealth of Australia, (pp. 263-283). New York, USA: Cambridge University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2013). The Anthropocene is Modern History: Reflections on Climate and Australian Deep Time. Australian Historical Studies, 44(3), 341-349. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A., Macintyre, S. (2013). The Cambridge History of Australia: Volume 1: Indigenous and Colonial Australia. New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Macintyre, S. (2013). The Cambridge History of Australia: Volume 2: The Commonwealth of Australia. New York, USA: Cambridge University Press.

2012

  • Bashford, A. (2012). A lecture by the returning Chair of Australian Studies, Harvard University 2009-10: Malthus and colonial history. Journal of Australian Studies, 36(1), 99-110.
  • Bashford, A. (2012). Anticolonial Climates: Physiology, Ecology, and Global Population, 1920s-1950s. Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 86(4), 596-626. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A., Tracy, S. (2012). Introduction: Modern Airs, Waters, and Places. Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 86(4), 495-514. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A. (2012). Karl Haushofer's Geopolitics of the Pacific Ocean. In Kate Fullagar (Eds.), The Atlantic World in the Antipodes: Effects and Transformations since the Eighteenth Century, (pp. 120-143). Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
  • Bashford, A., Tracy, S. (2012). Modern Airs, Waters, and Places. Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 86(4).
  • Bashford, A., Gilchrist, C. (2012). The Colonial History of the 1905 Aliens Act. The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, 40(3), 409-437. [More Information]

2010

  • Bashford, A. (2010). Epilogue: Where did Eugenics Go? In Alison Bashford and Philippa Levine (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics, (pp. 539-558). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Klausen, S., Bashford, A. (2010). Fertility Control: Eugenics, Neo-Malthusianism and Feminism. In Alison Bashford and Philippa Levine (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics, (pp. 98-115). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2010). Internationalism, Cosmopolitanism, and Eugenics. In Alison Bashford and Philippa Levine (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics, (pp. 154-172). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Levine, P. (2010). Introduction: Eugenics and the Modern World. In Alison Bashford and Philippa Levine (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics, (pp. 3-24). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Bashford, A. (2010). The Great White Plague turns Alien: Tuberculosis and Immigration in Australia, 1901-2001. In Flurin Condrau, Michael Worboys (Eds.), Tuberculosis Then and Now: Perspectives on the History of an Infectious Disease, (pp. 100-122). Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Levine, P. (2010). The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics. New York: Oxford University Press.

2009

  • Bashford, A. (2009). Australasia and Oceania. In Harold J. Cook, Sanjoy Bhattacharya, Anne Hardy (Eds.), History of the Social Determinants of Health: Global Histories, Contemporary Debates, (pp. 9-26). Hyderabad, India: Orient Blackswan Private Limited.

2008

  • Strange, C., Bashford, A. (2008). Griffith Taylor: visionary environmentalist explorer. Canberra: National Library of Australia.
  • Bashford, A. (2008). Population, Geopolitics, and International Organizations in the Mid Twentieth Century. Journal of World History, 19(3), 327-347.
  • Bashford, A. (2008). The History of Public Health During Colonialism. In Harald Kristian Heggenhougen and Stella R Quah (Eds.), International Encyclopedia of Public Health. (pp. 398-404). San Diego, USA: Academic Press Elsevier.
  • Bashford, A. (2008). World Population, World Health and Security: 20th century trends. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 62(3), 187-190. [More Information]

2007

  • Bashford, A. (2007). Nation, empire, globe: The spaces of population debate in the interwar years. Comparative Studies in Society and History: an international quarterly, 49(1), 170-201. [More Information]
  • Bashford, A., Strange, C. (2007). Thinking Historically about Public Health. Medical Humanities, 33(2), 87-92.
  • Bashford, A. (2007). World population and Australian land - Demography and sovereignty in the twentieth century. Australian Historical Studies, 38(130), 211-227.

2006

  • Bashford, A. (2006). 'The Age of Universal Contagion': History, Disease and Globalization. In Alison Bashford (Eds.), Medicine at the Border: Disease, Globalization and Security, 1850 to the Present, (pp. 1-17). New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). Australian Aborigines. In Thomas Benjamin (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism Since 1450. United States of America: Macmillan Reference USA.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). Global biopolitics and the history of world health. History of the Human Sciences, 19(1), 67-88.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). Medicine at the Border: Disease, Globalization and Security from 1850 to the present. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). Science and Technology. Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism since 1492. Thomson Gale.
  • Bashford, A. (2006). Tuberculosis. Encyclopedia of Disability. Sage Publications.
  • Welshman, J., Bashford, A. (2006). Tuberculosis, migration and medical examination: lessons from history. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 60(4), 282-284. [More Information]
  • Convery, I., Welshman, J., Bashford, A. (2006). Where is the Border?: Screening for Tuberculosis in the United Kingdom and Australia, 1950-2000. In Alison Bashford (Eds.), Medicine at the Border: Disease, Globalization and Security, 1850 to the Present, (pp. 97-115). New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

2005

  • Bashford, A., Power, B. (2005). Immigration and Health: Law and Regulation in Australia, 1958-2004. Health and History, 7(1), 86-101.

2004

  • Bashford, A. (2004). Contagion and Colonial History. Journal of Colonialism and Colonial History, 5(3).
  • Bashford, A., Howard, S. (2004). Immigration And Health: Law And Regulation In Australia 1901-58. Health and History, 6(1), 97-112.
  • Bashford, A. (2004). Imperial Hygiene: A Critical History Of Colonialism, Nationalism And Public Health. United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Bashford, A. (2004). Medicine Gender And Empire. In Philippa Levine (Eds.), Gender and Empire, (pp. 112-133). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Bashford, A., Strange, C. (2004). Public Pedagogy: Sex Education And Mass Communication In The Mid-Twentieth Century. Journal of the History of Sexuality, 13(1), 71-99.

2003

  • Bashford, A. (2003). Cultures of Confinement: tuberculosis, isolation and the sanatorium. In Alison Bashford and Carolyn Strange (Eds.), Isolation: places and practices of exclusion, (pp. 133-150). London and New York: Routledge.
  • Bashford, A. (2003). Disinfecting Mail: from smallpox to anthrax. In Alison Bashford and Claire Hooker (Eds.), Contagion: Epidemics, history and culture from smallpox to anthrax, (pp. 226-231). Sydney: Pluto Press.
  • Strange, C., Bashford, A. (2003). Isolation and exclusion in the Modern World: an Introductory Essay. In Alison Bashford and Carolyn Strange (Eds.), Isolation: places and practices of exclusion, (pp. 1-20). London and New York: Routledge.
  • Bashford, A., Strange, C. (2003). Isolation: places and practices of exclusion. London and New York: Routledge.

2002

  • Bashford, A., Strange, C. (2002). Asylum-seekers and national histories of detention. Australian Journal of Politics and History, 48(4), 509-527.
  • Bashford, A. (2002). At the Border Contagion, Immigration, Nation. Australian Historical Studies, 33(120), 344-358.
  • Hooker, C., Bashford, A. (2002). Diphtheria and Australian Public Health: Bacteriology and Its Complex Applications, c1890-1930. Medical History, 46, 41-64.
  • Bashford, A. (2002). Tuberculosis & Economy: Public Health & Labour in the early Welfare State. Health and History, 4(2), 19-40.

2001

  • Bashford, A., Hooker, C. (2001). Contagion. London: Routledge.
  • Bashford, A. (2001). Foreign bodies. In Alison Bashford & Claire Hooker (Eds.), Contagion, (pp. 39-60). London: Routledge.
  • Bashford, A., Hooker, C. (2001). Introduction. In Alison Bashford & Claire Hooker (Eds.), Contagion, (pp. 1-12). London: Routledge.
  • Bashford, A., Nugent,, M. (2001). Leprosy and the management of race, sexuality and nation in tropical Australia. In Alison Bashford & Claire Hooker (Eds.), Contagion, (pp. 106-128). London: Routledge.

1998

  • Bashford, A. (1998). Purity and Pollution: Gender, Embodiment and Victorian Medicine. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

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