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The Resource The male body in medicine and literature, edited by Andrew Mangham and Daniel Lea

The male body in medicine and literature, edited by Andrew Mangham and Daniel Lea

Label
The male body in medicine and literature
Title
The male body in medicine and literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrew Mangham and Daniel Lea
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the dawn of modern medicine there emerged a complex range of languages and methodologies for portraying the male body as prone to illness, injury and dysfunction. Using a variety of historical and literary approaches, this collection explores how medicine has interacted with key moments in literature and culture
Cataloging source
YDX
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Men in literature
  • Masculinity in literature
  • Impotence in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Medicine in literature
  • Literature and medicine
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Impotence in literature
  • Literature and medicine
  • Masculinity in literature
  • Medicine in literature
  • Men in literature
Label
The male body in medicine and literature, edited by Andrew Mangham and Daniel Lea
Instantiates
Publication
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; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; Introduction; Part One: Enquiry and Experimentation; 1. The Poetics of Anatomy: John Donne's Dissection of the Male Body; 2. The Black Male Body in Early African American Science Fiction: The Experimental Case of Sutton Grigg's Imperium in Imperio; 3. Miserrimus Dexter: Monstrous Forms of the Fin de Siècle; 4. 'Intellectual suicides': The Man of Letters in Middlemarch; Part Two: Wounded and Psychopathologised Bodies; 5. The Male Wound in Fin-de-Siècle Poetry
  • 6. The Cacophony of Disaster: The Metaphorical Body of Sound in Don DeLillo's Falling Man7. 'Human Nature is Remorseless': Masculinity, Medical Science and Nervous Conditions in Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway; 8. 'A man must make himself': Hypochondria in Maria Edgeworth's Ennui; Part Three: Fear, Confusion and Contagion; 9. 'Sons of Belial': Contaminated/Contaminating Victorian Male Bodies; 10. Syphilis and Sociability: The Impolite Bodies of Two Gentlemen, James Boswell (1740-1795) and Sylas Neville (1741-1840); 11. ''Tis My Father's Fault': Tristram Shandy and Paternal Imagination
Control code
on1035438280
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781786948700
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvmz6h8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035438280
Label
The male body in medicine and literature, edited by Andrew Mangham and Daniel Lea
Publication
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; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; Introduction; Part One: Enquiry and Experimentation; 1. The Poetics of Anatomy: John Donne's Dissection of the Male Body; 2. The Black Male Body in Early African American Science Fiction: The Experimental Case of Sutton Grigg's Imperium in Imperio; 3. Miserrimus Dexter: Monstrous Forms of the Fin de Siècle; 4. 'Intellectual suicides': The Man of Letters in Middlemarch; Part Two: Wounded and Psychopathologised Bodies; 5. The Male Wound in Fin-de-Siècle Poetry
  • 6. The Cacophony of Disaster: The Metaphorical Body of Sound in Don DeLillo's Falling Man7. 'Human Nature is Remorseless': Masculinity, Medical Science and Nervous Conditions in Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway; 8. 'A man must make himself': Hypochondria in Maria Edgeworth's Ennui; Part Three: Fear, Confusion and Contagion; 9. 'Sons of Belial': Contaminated/Contaminating Victorian Male Bodies; 10. Syphilis and Sociability: The Impolite Bodies of Two Gentlemen, James Boswell (1740-1795) and Sylas Neville (1741-1840); 11. ''Tis My Father's Fault': Tristram Shandy and Paternal Imagination
Control code
on1035438280
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781786948700
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvmz6h8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035438280

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