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The Resource "Defects" : engendering the modern body, Helen Deutsch and Felicity Nussbaum, editors

"Defects" : engendering the modern body, Helen Deutsch and Felicity Nussbaum, editors

Label
"Defects" : engendering the modern body
Title
"Defects"
Title remainder
engendering the modern body
Statement of responsibility
Helen Deutsch and Felicity Nussbaum, editors
Title variation
Defects
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.4/0941
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1568.25.G7
LC item number
D44 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Deutsch, Helen
  • Nussbaum, Felicity
Series statement
Corporealities
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disability studies
  • Disability studies
  • Disability studies
  • Disability studies
  • Disabled Persons
  • Disabled Persons
  • History, 17th Century
  • History, 18th Century
  • Medicine in Literature
  • France
  • United Kingdom
Label
"Defects" : engendering the modern body, Helen Deutsch and Felicity Nussbaum, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Pt. 1. Disability -- Dumb Virgins, Blind Ladies, and Eunuchs: Fictions of Defect / Felicity Nussbaum -- Dr. Johnson, Amelia, and the Discourse of Disability in the Eighteenth Century / Lennard J. Davis -- Paper, Picture, Sign: Conversations between the Deaf, the Hard of Hearing, and Others / Nicholas Mirzoeff -- Pt. 2. Monstrosity -- In the Bodyshop: Human Exhibition in Early Modern England / Stephen Pender -- Making a Monster: Socializing Sexuality and the Monster of 1790 / Barbara M. Benedict -- Monstrous Knowledge: Representing the National Body in Eighteenth-Century Ireland / Joel Reed -- The Author as Monster: The Case of Dr. Johnson / Helen Deutsch -- Pt. 3. Imperfections -- Lady Mary Wortley Montagu and the "Glass Revers'd" of Female Old Age / Jill Campbell -- "Perfect" Flowers, Monstrous Women: Eighteenth-Century Botany and the Modern Gendered Subject / Elizabeth Heckendorn Cook -- Obedient Faces: The Virtue of Deformity in Sarah Scott's Fiction / Robert W. Jones -- Afterword: Liberalism, Feminism, and Defect / Cora Kaplan
Control code
41940076
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 332 pages
Isbn
9780472096985
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
99006767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
"Defects" : engendering the modern body, Helen Deutsch and Felicity Nussbaum, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Pt. 1. Disability -- Dumb Virgins, Blind Ladies, and Eunuchs: Fictions of Defect / Felicity Nussbaum -- Dr. Johnson, Amelia, and the Discourse of Disability in the Eighteenth Century / Lennard J. Davis -- Paper, Picture, Sign: Conversations between the Deaf, the Hard of Hearing, and Others / Nicholas Mirzoeff -- Pt. 2. Monstrosity -- In the Bodyshop: Human Exhibition in Early Modern England / Stephen Pender -- Making a Monster: Socializing Sexuality and the Monster of 1790 / Barbara M. Benedict -- Monstrous Knowledge: Representing the National Body in Eighteenth-Century Ireland / Joel Reed -- The Author as Monster: The Case of Dr. Johnson / Helen Deutsch -- Pt. 3. Imperfections -- Lady Mary Wortley Montagu and the "Glass Revers'd" of Female Old Age / Jill Campbell -- "Perfect" Flowers, Monstrous Women: Eighteenth-Century Botany and the Modern Gendered Subject / Elizabeth Heckendorn Cook -- Obedient Faces: The Virtue of Deformity in Sarah Scott's Fiction / Robert W. Jones -- Afterword: Liberalism, Feminism, and Defect / Cora Kaplan
Control code
41940076
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 332 pages
Isbn
9780472096985
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
99006767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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