Writings

Essay: Rendering Deafness Visible

Essay: Rendering Deafness Visible

Essay "Rendering deafness visible", The Lancet (13 February 2024): https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(24)00250-2 Image credits: Science Museum, London. In 2023 professor Charles Fernyhough (Durham) organised an Art of Medicine section for The...

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Dossier: Doof, blind, kreupel, krank

Dossier: Doof, blind, kreupel, krank

Themanummer "Doof, blind, kreupel, krank", Jaarboek De Achttiende Eeuw 55 (2023): 53–158. Afgelopen jaar heb ik met hulp van Wies Groeneveld een themanummer mogen samenstellen over disability history in de achttiende eeuw. "Het dossier van dit jaar...

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Review: White Blood

Review: White Blood

  Weaver, Lawrence T. White Blood: A History of Human Milk. London: Unicorn, 2021, 283 pp., illus., index. £15. ISBN: 978-1-913491-26-0. Book review published...

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Disputing Santorio

Disputing Santorio

Verwaal, Ruben E. ‘Disputing Santorio: Johannes De Gorter’s Neurological Theory of Insensible Perspiration.’ In Santorio Santori and the Emergence of Quantified...

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保持と排泄 [Retention and Excretion]

保持と排泄 [Retention and Excretion]

ル一ベン·フエルワ一ル. ‘保持と排泄,’ in: 老いと健康の文化史:西洋式養生訓のあゆみ, リナ・ノエフ (著, 編集), 森望 (翻訳). 東京: 原書房, 2021: 175–200. In other words: ル一ベン·フエルワ一ル [Ruben Verwaal]. ‘保持と排泄 [Retention and...

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The Recovery of Earwax

The Recovery of Earwax

Ruben Verwaal, ‘The Recovery of Earwax in Early Modern Europe’, Symeon 11 (2021): 14–17. Symeon is the Durham History Department’s alumni magazine. The theme of this...

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Boerhaave’s Furnace

Boerhaave’s Furnace

Hendriksen, Marieke M.A., and Ruben E. Verwaal. "Boerhaave’s Furnace: Exploring Early Modern Chemistry through Working Models." Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte 43...

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The Nature of Blood

The Nature of Blood

Verwaal, Ruben E. "The Nature of Blood: Debating Haematology and Blood Chemistry in the Eighteenth-Century Dutch Republic", Early Science and Medicine 22 (2017):...

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De Traan

De Traan

Vandaag verscheen mijn bijdrage “De traan” in ‘Dingen die ergens toe dienen’: Verhalen over materiële cultuur van wetenschap, red. Esther van Gelder, Eric Jorink,...

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Verzameldrift

Verzameldrift

Verwaal, Ruben E., & Reina de Raat. "Verzameldrift: De anatomische collectie van professor Jan Bleuland". Geschiedenis der geneeskunde 14 (2010): 138–145. Abstract...

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