Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Biogeography, evolution, and the arrogations of the Darwin industryMetascience.  27:293-296. 2018
2017 Darwin and the end of providence: the role of chance in evolutionMetascience.  26:145-148. 2017
2017 Toward A New Evolutionary SynthesisTheoretical Biology Forum.  110:47-62. 2017
2016 “The central and controlling incident of my life”: Alfred Russel Wallace in the Spice Islands and environs, March 1854 to March 1862Metascience.  25:425-428. 2016
2015 Alfred Russel Wallace's medical libertarianism: State medicine, human progress, and evolutionary purposeJournal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences.  70:74-104. 2015
2013 IntroductionJournal of the Medical Library Association.  101:88. 2013
2013 Reflections on 19th-century American pharmacy: the notebook of Joseph H. McMinnPharmacy in History.  55:123-135. 2013
2012 Planetary history, Wallace, and natural selectionJournal of Interdisciplinary History.  43:63-76. 2012
2011 Librarians recovering our professional memory: Enriching the past, present, and futureJournal of the Medical Library Association.  99:5-7. 2011
2010 Advocating for history of the health sciences libraries and librarians: a position paper by the History of the Health Sciences Section, Medical Library AssociationJournal of the Medical Library Association.  98:9-11. 2010
2010 Letter to the editorJournal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences.  65:131. 2010
2008 The Encyclopedia of Civil War MedicineJournal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences.  63:529-530. 2008
2007 Rasing the ivory tower: The production of knowledge and distrust of medicine among African AmericansJournal of Medical Ethics.  33:177-180. 2007
2006 The Modern Art of Dying: A History of Euthanasia in the United StatesJournal of American History.  93:612-613. 2006
2006 Fairness of book review [8]American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy.  63:514-515. 2006
2006 Doctoring in the South: Southern physicians and everyday medicine in the mid-nineteenth century.Journal of Interdisciplinary History.  37:308-310. 2006
2004 Grappling with death: The Union Second Corps Hospital at GettysburgJournal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences.  59:302-304. 2004
2004 Civil war pharmacy and medicine: comparisons and contexts.Pharmacy in History.  46:71-80. 2004
2003 Review: Medicine and Slavery: The Diseases and Health Care of Blacks in Antebellum VirginiaJournal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences.  58:475-476. 2003
2003 Utilizing the past in the present curriculum: Historical collections and anatomy at the University of Alabama School of MedicineJournal of the Medical Library Association.  91:85-88. 2003
2002 The early botanical medical movement as a reflection of life, liberty, and literacy in Jacksonian AmericaJournal of the Medical Library Association.  90:442-454. 2002
2001 Building a retrospective collection in pharmacy: A brief history of the literature with some considerations for U.S. health sciences library professionalsJournal of the Medical Library Association.  89:212-221. 2001
2001 The laboratory as library metaphor and some reflections on professional practice [2]Journal of the Medical Library Association.  89:309-310. 2001
2001 A southern practice: The diary and autobiography of Charles A. Hentz, MDJournal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences.  56:418-420. 2001
2001 Tuskegee's Truths: Rethinking the Tuskegee Syphilis StudyPsychiatric Services.  52:977-978. 2001
2000 The life of a Hospital Steward: the Civil War journal of Spencer Bonsall.Pharmacy in History.  42:87-98. 2000
1999 Another house divided: Union medical service and sectarians during the civil warJournal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences.  54:478-510. 1999
1999 From rudbeckia to echinacea: the emergence of the purple cone flower in modern therapeutics.Pharmacy in History.  41:52-59. 1999
1999 The Rhazes manuscript at the Reynolds Library, University of Alabama at Birmingham.Watermark (Archivists and Librarians in the History of the Health Sciences).  23:5-7. 1999
1999 Trouble in paradise: a brief review of therapeutic contention in America, 1790-1864.Pharmacy in History.  41:153-163. 1999
1998 The medicine and medicinal plants of C.S. RafinesqueEconomic Botany.  52:27-43. 1998
1996 The life and times of John Uri Lloyd: a view from the archives of the Lloyd Library.Pharmacy in History.  38:107-120. 1996

Book

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Nature's Prophet Alfred Russel Wallace and His Evolution from Natural Selection to Natural Theology 2018
2017 Civil War Pharmacy A History 2017
2011 Alfred Russel Wallace A Rediscovered Life 2011
2011 Alfred Russel Wallace's Theory of Intelligent Evolution How Wallace's World of Life Challenged Darwinism : with an Abridged Version of The World of Life 2011
2007 Well Satisfied with My Position The Civil War Journal of Spencer Bonsall 2007
2007 The English Physician 2007
2004 Civil War Pharmacy: a History of Drugs, Drug Supply and Provision, and Therapeutics for the Union and Confederacy 2004
2001 Pharmaceutical Education in the Queen City 2001
1998 John Uri Lloyd The Great American Eclectic 1998

Research Overview

  • History of medicine. History of science (esp. Victorian/Edwardian eras). History of biology and biosiciences.
  • Teaching Activities

  • HON335 - Seminar: Library Science (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • STP2004 - THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE - A ONE WEEK INTENSIVE IN THE FUNCTION AND STRUCTURE OF HEALTHCARE FROM AN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • STP2999CW - HISTORY OF MEDICINE: COMPARING EASTERN AND WESTERN PRACTICES AND TRADITIONS (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HY210 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HY388 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HY210 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • HY388 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • HY210 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • HY388 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • HON327 - Seminar: Science (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HY210 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • HY388 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • HY210 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • HY388 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • HY210 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • HY391 - Topics in History (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • 10-421 - THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE THROUGH BIBLIOGRAPHY (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • 10-432 - WHAT PRACTITIONERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HERBAL MEDICINE (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • STP2004 - THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE - A ONE WEEK INTENSIVE IN THE FUNCTION AND STRUCTURE OF HEALTHCARE FROM AN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • HY210 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • HY390 - Topics in History (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • STP2004 - THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE - A ONE WEEK INTENSIVE IN THE FUNCTION AND STRUCTURE OF HEALTHCARE FROM AN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • HY672 - Topics in World History Sem (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • HY635 - American Social History Sem (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • SOC744 - Social History of Medicine (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • HY210 - History of American Medicine (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • HY390 - Topics in History (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • HON335 - Honors Prog: Sem Library Sci (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • HY491 - Directed Readings in History (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • 10-421 - THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE THROUGH BIBLIOGRAPHY (Spring Term 2007) 2007
  • 10-432 - WHAT PRACTITIONERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HERBAL MEDICINE (Spring Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Master of Arts in History, California State University System : Dominguez Hills 1994
  • Master of Arts in History, University of Kentucky 1989
  • Full Name

  • Michael Flannery