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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Anne Whitehead; Angela Woods; Sarah J Atkinson; Jane Macnaughton; Jennifer Richards
|Description:||1 online resource : illustrations.|
|Contents:||List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I Evidence and Experiment; 1 Entangling the Medical Humanities; 2 Modelling Systems Biomedicine: Intertwinement and the 'Real'; 3 Holism, Chinese Medicine and Systems Ideologies: Rewriting the Past to Imagine the Future; 4 The Lived Genome; 5 Getting the Measure of Twins; 6 Paper Technologies, Digital Technologies: Working with Early Modern Medical Records; 7 How Are/Our Work: 'What, if Anything, is the Use of Any of This?' ; 8 Afterword: Evidence and Experiment; Part II The Body and The Senses; 9 Picturing Pain. 10 The Body Beyond the Anatomy Lab: (Re)addressing Arts Methodologies for the Critical Medical Humanities11 Touch, Trust and Compliance in Early Modern Medical Practice; 12 Reframing Fatness: Critiquing 'Obesity'; 13 Reading the Image of Race: Neurocriminology, Medical Imaging Technologies and Literary Intervention; 14 Touching Blind Bodies: A Critical Inquiry into Pedagogical and Cultural Constructions of Visual Disability in the Nineteenth Century; 15 The Anatomy of the Renaissance Voice. 16 Breathing and Breathlessness in Clinic and Culture: Using Critical Medical Humanities to Bridge an Epistemic Gap17 Morphological Freedom and Medicine: Constructing the Posthuman Body; 18 Afterword: The Body and the Senses; Part III Mind, Imagination, Affect; 19 Medical Humanities and the Place of Wonder; 20 Man's Dark Interior: Surrealism, Viscera and the Anatomical Imaginary; 21 Narrative and Clinical Neuroscience: Can Phenomenologically Informed Approaches and Empirical Work Cross-fertilise?; 22 On Pain of Death: The 'Grotesque Sovereignty' of the US Death Penalty. 23 Voices and Visions: Mind, Body and Affect in Medieval Writing24 Victorian Literary Aesthetics and Mental Pathology; 25 Aphasic Modernism: Languages for Illness from a Confusion of Tongues; 26 Trans-species Entanglements: Animal Assistants in Narratives about Autism; 27 Afterword: Mind, Imagination, Affect; Part IV Health, Care, Citizens; 28 Medical Migration and the Global Politics of Equality; 29 Language Matters: 'Counsel' in Early Modern and Modern Medicine; 30 Fictions of the Human Right to Health: Writing against the Postcolonial Exotic in Western Medicine. 31 Culture in Medicine: An Argument against Competence32 The Roots and Ramifi cations of Narrative in Modern Medicine; 33 Broadmoor Performed: A Theatrical Hospital; 34 On (Not) Caring: Tracing the Meanings of Care in the Imaginative Literature of the 'Alzheimer's Epidemic'; 35 Care, Kidneys and Clones: The Distance of Space, Time and Imagination; 36 Afterword: Health, Care, Citizens; Notes on Contributors; Index.|
|Series Title:||Edinburgh companions.|
|Responsibility:||general editors, Anne Whitehead and Angela Woods ; associate editors, Sarah Atkinson, Jane Macnaughton and Jennifer Richards.|
[An] epic, much-awaited collection of essays that brings together an impressive list of established and emerging scholars from around the world, and provides rich insights into the current shape of
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