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The Resource A centre of wonders : the body in early America, edited by Janet Moore Lindman and Michele Lise Tarter

A centre of wonders : the body in early America, edited by Janet Moore Lindman and Michele Lise Tarter

Label
A centre of wonders : the body in early America
Title
A centre of wonders
Title remainder
the body in early America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Janet Moore Lindman and Michele Lise Tarter
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT497.U6
LC item number
C46 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lindman, Janet Moore
  • Tarter, Michele Lise
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human body
  • Human body
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A centre of wonders : the body in early America, edited by Janet Moore Lindman and Michele Lise Tarter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-269) and index
Contents
"The earthly frame, a minute fabrick, a centre of wonders" / Janet Moore Lindman, Michele Lise Tarter -- Witchcraft, bodily affliction, and domestic space in seventeenth-century New England / Robert Blair St. George -- Food, assimilation, and the malleability of the human body in early Virginia / Trudy Eden -- "Civilized" bodies and the "savage" environment of early New Plymouth / Martha L. Finch -- The body politic and the body somatic / Jacquelyn C. Miller -- Murderous uncleanness / Kathleen M. Brown -- "Clean of blood, without stain or mixture" / Jennifer M. Spear -- A "doctrine of signatures" / Susan M. Stabile -- Nursing fathers and brides of Christ / Elizabeth Maddock Dillon -- Quaking in the light / Michele Lise Tarter -- "Antic deportments and Indian postures" / Alice Nash -- The body Baptist / Janet Moore Lindman -- Hannah Duston's bodies / Teresa A. Toulouse -- Body language / Nancy Shoemaker -- Emancipation and the em-bodiment of "race" / Joanne Pope Melish -- The problematics of absence / Todd D. Smith
Control code
45638908
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 283 p.
Isbn
9780801487392
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00013068
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A centre of wonders : the body in early America, edited by Janet Moore Lindman and Michele Lise Tarter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-269) and index
Contents
"The earthly frame, a minute fabrick, a centre of wonders" / Janet Moore Lindman, Michele Lise Tarter -- Witchcraft, bodily affliction, and domestic space in seventeenth-century New England / Robert Blair St. George -- Food, assimilation, and the malleability of the human body in early Virginia / Trudy Eden -- "Civilized" bodies and the "savage" environment of early New Plymouth / Martha L. Finch -- The body politic and the body somatic / Jacquelyn C. Miller -- Murderous uncleanness / Kathleen M. Brown -- "Clean of blood, without stain or mixture" / Jennifer M. Spear -- A "doctrine of signatures" / Susan M. Stabile -- Nursing fathers and brides of Christ / Elizabeth Maddock Dillon -- Quaking in the light / Michele Lise Tarter -- "Antic deportments and Indian postures" / Alice Nash -- The body Baptist / Janet Moore Lindman -- Hannah Duston's bodies / Teresa A. Toulouse -- Body language / Nancy Shoemaker -- Emancipation and the em-bodiment of "race" / Joanne Pope Melish -- The problematics of absence / Todd D. Smith
Control code
45638908
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 283 p.
Isbn
9780801487392
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00013068
Other physical details
ill.

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