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Human remains : medicine, death, and desire in nineteenth-century Paris

Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2012.
Series: Forms of living
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
ISBN: 9780823233793 0823233790 9780823233809 0823233804
OCLC Number: 780008260
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Medicine and authority --
The medical uses of nonsense --
A hostile environment --
Death comes alive --
Pleasure in revolt --
Monsters and artists --
Abstracting desire --
What abjection means.
Series Title: Forms of living
Responsibility: Jonathan Strauss.

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