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The Resource Defeated flesh : medicine, welfare, and warfare in the making of modern France, Bertrand Taithe

Defeated flesh : medicine, welfare, and warfare in the making of modern France, Bertrand Taithe

Label
Defeated flesh : medicine, welfare, and warfare in the making of modern France
Title
Defeated flesh
Title remainder
medicine, welfare, and warfare in the making of modern France
Statement of responsibility
Bertrand Taithe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "This intriguing and highly original study will be of interest to all readers of French history and of European and French culture, as well as to specialists on the history of war and medicine."--Jacket
  • "This intriguing and highly original study will be of interest to all readers of French history and of European and French culture, as well as to specialists on the history of war and medicine."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taithe, Bertrand
Dewey number
944.081/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DC320
LC item number
.T35 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2000 K-826
  • WZ 60
NLM item number
T135d 1999
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871
  • Medical care
  • Paris (France)
  • France
  • France
  • History, 19th Century
  • Military Medicine
  • Warfare
  • History, 19th Century
  • Military Medicine
  • Warfare
  • France
  • Paris
Label
Defeated flesh : medicine, welfare, and warfare in the making of modern France, Bertrand Taithe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [241]-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The politics of social practice: medicine, war and revolution in Paris
  • French medicine in 1870
  • Health in Paris in 1870
  • Revolution and medicine
  • Militarisation and war effort: Paris, the 'giant hospital'
  • Military medicine
  • The 'giant hospital'
  • Discipline and space
  • Post-war
  • The politics of care and order
  • Memories of war: 1870-71
  • To free Paris
  • To feed Paris
  • The politics of food
  • The politics of care
  • Revolutionary society and medicine
  • Towards secular medicine
  • Doctors against the Commune
  • The agony of the Commune
  • The dynamics of humanitarianism and the making of the Red Cross
  • Humanitarianism
  • Meanings attributed to the war
  • Official movements
  • Voluntary movements
  • Ideology
  • Defeat embodied: the severed limbs of the nation
  • Bodyloss
  • Outliving war
  • Seeds of defeat: alcohol and syphilis
  • From the cabaret to the grave
  • Syphilis
  • Shifting regulation
  • Defeated flesh
  • Symbolic regulation and prohibition
  • Conclusion: war stories
  • The Franco-Prussian war, revolution and Commune: an overview
  • The origin debates
  • Immediate causes of the war
  • The war and defeat
  • Politics and the Commune
Control code
46729164
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 292 pages
Isbn
9780742500495
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001019879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Defeated flesh : medicine, welfare, and warfare in the making of modern France, Bertrand Taithe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [241]-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The politics of social practice: medicine, war and revolution in Paris
  • French medicine in 1870
  • Health in Paris in 1870
  • Revolution and medicine
  • Militarisation and war effort: Paris, the 'giant hospital'
  • Military medicine
  • The 'giant hospital'
  • Discipline and space
  • Post-war
  • The politics of care and order
  • Memories of war: 1870-71
  • To free Paris
  • To feed Paris
  • The politics of food
  • The politics of care
  • Revolutionary society and medicine
  • Towards secular medicine
  • Doctors against the Commune
  • The agony of the Commune
  • The dynamics of humanitarianism and the making of the Red Cross
  • Humanitarianism
  • Meanings attributed to the war
  • Official movements
  • Voluntary movements
  • Ideology
  • Defeat embodied: the severed limbs of the nation
  • Bodyloss
  • Outliving war
  • Seeds of defeat: alcohol and syphilis
  • From the cabaret to the grave
  • Syphilis
  • Shifting regulation
  • Defeated flesh
  • Symbolic regulation and prohibition
  • Conclusion: war stories
  • The Franco-Prussian war, revolution and Commune: an overview
  • The origin debates
  • Immediate causes of the war
  • The war and defeat
  • Politics and the Commune
Control code
46729164
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 292 pages
Isbn
9780742500495
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001019879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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