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The Resource Reading for health : medical narratives and the nineteenth-century novel, Erika Wright

Reading for health : medical narratives and the nineteenth-century novel, Erika Wright

Label
Reading for health : medical narratives and the nineteenth-century novel
Title
Reading for health
Title remainder
medical narratives and the nineteenth-century novel
Statement of responsibility
Erika Wright
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Reading for Health: Medical Narratives and the Nineteenth-Century Novel, Erika Wright argues that the emphasis in Victorian Studies on disease as the primary source of narrative conflict that must be resolved has obscured the complex reading practices that emerge around the concept of health
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
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Wright, Erika
Dewey number
823/.8093561
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR878.M42
LC item number
W75 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2016 G-110
  • WZ 330
Series statement
Series in Victorian studies
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  • English fiction
  • Literature and medicine
  • Medicine in literature
  • Medicine in Literature
  • History, 19th Century
  • United Kingdom
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English fiction
  • Literature and medicine
  • Medicine in literature
  • Great Britain
  • Englisch
  • Roman
  • Medizin
  • Gesundheit
  • Krankheit
Label
Reading for health : medical narratives and the nineteenth-century novel, Erika Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: becoming patient readers -- pt. 1. Domestication -- Jane Austen's plots of prevention -- Health, identity, and narrative authority in Jane Eyre -- pt. 2. Isolation -- Quarantine, social theory, and Little Dorrit -- The omniscience of invalidism: The case of Harriet Martineau -- pt. 3. Professionalization -- Narrative competence and the family doctor in Gaskell's Wives and daughters -- Afterword: health in narrative medicine
Control code
936379756
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821445631
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 4386513
  • 22573/ctt1rbwkqg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)936379756
Label
Reading for health : medical narratives and the nineteenth-century novel, Erika Wright
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: becoming patient readers -- pt. 1. Domestication -- Jane Austen's plots of prevention -- Health, identity, and narrative authority in Jane Eyre -- pt. 2. Isolation -- Quarantine, social theory, and Little Dorrit -- The omniscience of invalidism: The case of Harriet Martineau -- pt. 3. Professionalization -- Narrative competence and the family doctor in Gaskell's Wives and daughters -- Afterword: health in narrative medicine
Control code
936379756
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821445631
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 4386513
  • 22573/ctt1rbwkqg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)936379756

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