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The Resource Conserving health in early modern culture : bodies and environments in Italy and England, edited by Sandra Cavallo, Tessa Storey

Conserving health in early modern culture : bodies and environments in Italy and England, edited by Sandra Cavallo, Tessa Storey

Label
Conserving health in early modern culture : bodies and environments in Italy and England
Title
Conserving health in early modern culture
Title remainder
bodies and environments in Italy and England
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sandra Cavallo, Tessa Storey
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Conserving Health brings together scholarship from across the disciplinary spectrum to illustrate the role of preventive culture in early modern England and Italy, its ubiquity but also how patterns of healthy living differed in different countries
Member of
Cataloging source
NLE
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cavallo, Sandra
  • Storey, Tessa
  • Astbury, Leah
  • Newton, Hannah
Series statement
Social Histories of Medicine
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  • Health
  • Great Britain
  • Italy
  • Public Health
  • Italy
  • United Kingdom
  • Early modern history: c 1450/1500 to c 1700
  • Europe
  • History of medicine
  • History
  • History: earliest times to present day
  • History: specific events and topics
  • Humanities
  • Italy
  • Medicine
  • Medicine: general issues
  • Social and cultural history
  • Southern Europe
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • HISTORY / Modern / 18th Century
  • Health
  • Social conditions
  • Great Britain
  • Italy
  • Hygiene
  • Gesundheitsvorsorge
  • Volksgesundheit
  • Großbritannien
  • Italien
  • Health and Wellbeing
Label
Conserving health in early modern culture : bodies and environments in Italy and England, edited by Sandra Cavallo, Tessa Storey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Series page; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Plates; Figures; Contributors; Acknowledgements; Color Plates; Introduction Conserving health: the Non-Naturals in early modern culture and society; I A comparative perspective on preventive literature; 1 Regimens, authors and readers: Italy and England compared; II The Non-Naturals and the vulnerable body; 2 'What to expect when you're always expecting': frequent childbirth and female health in early modern Italy; 3 'Ordering the infant': caring for newborns in early modern England
  • 4 'She sleeps well and eats an egg': convalescent care in early modern EnglandIII Airs and places; 5 Neapolitan airs: health advice and medical culture on the edge of a volcano; 6 The afterlife of the Non-Naturals in early eighteenth-century Hippocratism: from the healthy individual to a healthy population; IV Spiritual health and bodily health; 7 Sleep-piety and healthy sleep in early modern English households; 8 English and Italian health advice: Protestant and Catholic bodies; V Spaces, paintings and objects: performing and portraying health
  • 9 Chasing 'good air' and viewing beautiful perspectives: painting and health preservation in seventeenth-century Rome10 Hot-drinking practices in the late Renaissance Italian household: a case study around an enigmatic pouring vessel; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn992562004
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526113474
Lccn
2017302831
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7765/9781526113498
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9781526113498
  • 22573/ctv189kd2s
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)992562004
Label
Conserving health in early modern culture : bodies and environments in Italy and England, edited by Sandra Cavallo, Tessa Storey
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Series page; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Plates; Figures; Contributors; Acknowledgements; Color Plates; Introduction Conserving health: the Non-Naturals in early modern culture and society; I A comparative perspective on preventive literature; 1 Regimens, authors and readers: Italy and England compared; II The Non-Naturals and the vulnerable body; 2 'What to expect when you're always expecting': frequent childbirth and female health in early modern Italy; 3 'Ordering the infant': caring for newborns in early modern England
  • 4 'She sleeps well and eats an egg': convalescent care in early modern EnglandIII Airs and places; 5 Neapolitan airs: health advice and medical culture on the edge of a volcano; 6 The afterlife of the Non-Naturals in early eighteenth-century Hippocratism: from the healthy individual to a healthy population; IV Spiritual health and bodily health; 7 Sleep-piety and healthy sleep in early modern English households; 8 English and Italian health advice: Protestant and Catholic bodies; V Spaces, paintings and objects: performing and portraying health
  • 9 Chasing 'good air' and viewing beautiful perspectives: painting and health preservation in seventeenth-century Rome10 Hot-drinking practices in the late Renaissance Italian household: a case study around an enigmatic pouring vessel; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn992562004
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526113474
Lccn
2017302831
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7765/9781526113498
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9781526113498
  • 22573/ctv189kd2s
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)992562004

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