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Medical progress and social reality : a reader in nineteenth-century medicine and literature, edited by Lilian R. Furst

Label
Medical progress and social reality : a reader in nineteenth-century medicine and literature
Title
Medical progress and social reality
Title remainder
a reader in nineteenth-century medicine and literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lilian R. Furst
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
Dewey number
809.3/9356
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6071.M38
LC item number
M39 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Furst, Lilian R
Series statement
SUNY series, the margins of literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine in literature
  • Literature and medicine
  • Medicine
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Medicine in literature
  • Medicine
  • Literature and medicine
Label
Medical progress and social reality : a reader in nineteenth-century medicine and literature, edited by Lilian R. Furst
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-310) 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
  • Medical Progress and Social Reality: A Reader in Nineteenth-Century Medicine and Literature -- Contents -- Preface -- Introduction: From Speculation to Science -- Humoral Medicine -- Cadavers and Instruments -- Germ Theory -- Antisepsis, Asepsis, and Anesthesia -- Sociological Changes -- 1. An Introduction to the Ethical Basisof Medical Practice: The Hippocratic Oath and Its Successors -- The Hippocratic Oath -- The Christian Hippocratic Oath -- American Medical Association's 1847: Code of Ethics -- American Medical Association's 1980: Principles of Medical Ethics
  • 2. An Old Style Doctor: An Introduction to Selections from Anthony Trollope's Dr. Thorne -- Dr. Thorne: Anthony Trollope -- Lady Arabella, a Patient in Two Minds -- Sir Roger, a Cantakerous Patient -- Dr. Fillgrave, a Rival -- Sir Roger's Appeal to Dr. Thorne -- 3. The Cult of Pathology: An Introduction to Selections from Eugène Sue's Les Mystères de Paris -- Death in the Hospital -- Dr. Griffon -- Rounds -- 4. Blood-Letting and Septic Surgery: An Introduction to Selections from Gustave Flaubert's Madame Bovary -- A Broken Leg -- Settling into Practice -- A Blood-Letting -- Surgery
  • 5. Germs, Drugs, Diagnoses, and Cadavers: An Introduction to Selections fromGeorge Eliot's Middlemarch -- A Conflict of Opinions -- The New Hospital -- Lydgate's Ideals -- A Case of Typhoid Fever -- Dispensing of Drugs -- Abdominal Cramps and Pneumonia -- Facing the Truth -- Gathering Opposition -- 6. The Laboratory and Its Products: An Introduction to Selections from Robert Louis Stevenson's Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde -- The Delinquent Mr. Hyde and His Check -- Visits to Dr. Jekyll -- Crying Out for the Drug -- Dr. Jekyll's Experiments -- Dr. Jekyll's Confession
  • 7. Advances toward More Scientific Practice: An Introduction to Selections from Sinclair Lewis's Arrowsmith -- Doc Vickerson's Office -- Arrowsmith's Office in Wheatsylvania -- How to Obtain Honor and Riches -- A Case of Diphtheria -- Telephone and Car -- Plague -- 8. Emergency: An Introduction to Mikhail Bulgakov's "The Steel Windpipe" -- "The Steel Windpipe" -- 9. Telling the Truth: An Introduction to Selections from Thomas Mann's Buddenbrooks -- Indigestion -- Pneumonia -- Stroke -- 10. A Poor Woman's Plight: An Introduction to Selections from George Moore's Esther Waters
  • Gaining Admission to Hospital -- Giving Birth -- 11. Hands-on Medical Training: An Introduction to Selections from Somerset Maugham's Of Human Bondage -- The Medical Students -- The Outpatient Clinic -- 12. A Woman Doctor?: An Introduction to Selections from Sarah Orne Jewett's A Country Doctor -- Enter Dr. Leslie -- Practical Men versus Theorists -- Nan, the Young"Assistant and Attendant" -- "A Proper Vocation for Women"? -- Risking a Woman's Happiness? -- "A Silly Notion"? -- Another Voice of Opposition -- Setting a Dislocated Shoulder
Control code
794701325
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780791448045
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794701325
Label
Medical progress and social reality : a reader in nineteenth-century medicine and literature, edited by Lilian R. Furst
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-310) 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
  • Medical Progress and Social Reality: A Reader in Nineteenth-Century Medicine and Literature -- Contents -- Preface -- Introduction: From Speculation to Science -- Humoral Medicine -- Cadavers and Instruments -- Germ Theory -- Antisepsis, Asepsis, and Anesthesia -- Sociological Changes -- 1. An Introduction to the Ethical Basisof Medical Practice: The Hippocratic Oath and Its Successors -- The Hippocratic Oath -- The Christian Hippocratic Oath -- American Medical Association's 1847: Code of Ethics -- American Medical Association's 1980: Principles of Medical Ethics
  • 2. An Old Style Doctor: An Introduction to Selections from Anthony Trollope's Dr. Thorne -- Dr. Thorne: Anthony Trollope -- Lady Arabella, a Patient in Two Minds -- Sir Roger, a Cantakerous Patient -- Dr. Fillgrave, a Rival -- Sir Roger's Appeal to Dr. Thorne -- 3. The Cult of Pathology: An Introduction to Selections from Eugène Sue's Les Mystères de Paris -- Death in the Hospital -- Dr. Griffon -- Rounds -- 4. Blood-Letting and Septic Surgery: An Introduction to Selections from Gustave Flaubert's Madame Bovary -- A Broken Leg -- Settling into Practice -- A Blood-Letting -- Surgery
  • 5. Germs, Drugs, Diagnoses, and Cadavers: An Introduction to Selections fromGeorge Eliot's Middlemarch -- A Conflict of Opinions -- The New Hospital -- Lydgate's Ideals -- A Case of Typhoid Fever -- Dispensing of Drugs -- Abdominal Cramps and Pneumonia -- Facing the Truth -- Gathering Opposition -- 6. The Laboratory and Its Products: An Introduction to Selections from Robert Louis Stevenson's Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde -- The Delinquent Mr. Hyde and His Check -- Visits to Dr. Jekyll -- Crying Out for the Drug -- Dr. Jekyll's Experiments -- Dr. Jekyll's Confession
  • 7. Advances toward More Scientific Practice: An Introduction to Selections from Sinclair Lewis's Arrowsmith -- Doc Vickerson's Office -- Arrowsmith's Office in Wheatsylvania -- How to Obtain Honor and Riches -- A Case of Diphtheria -- Telephone and Car -- Plague -- 8. Emergency: An Introduction to Mikhail Bulgakov's "The Steel Windpipe" -- "The Steel Windpipe" -- 9. Telling the Truth: An Introduction to Selections from Thomas Mann's Buddenbrooks -- Indigestion -- Pneumonia -- Stroke -- 10. A Poor Woman's Plight: An Introduction to Selections from George Moore's Esther Waters
  • Gaining Admission to Hospital -- Giving Birth -- 11. Hands-on Medical Training: An Introduction to Selections from Somerset Maugham's Of Human Bondage -- The Medical Students -- The Outpatient Clinic -- 12. A Woman Doctor?: An Introduction to Selections from Sarah Orne Jewett's A Country Doctor -- Enter Dr. Leslie -- Practical Men versus Theorists -- Nan, the Young"Assistant and Attendant" -- "A Proper Vocation for Women"? -- Risking a Woman's Happiness? -- "A Silly Notion"? -- Another Voice of Opposition -- Setting a Dislocated Shoulder
Control code
794701325
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780791448045
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794701325

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