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Health and illness : images of difference

Author: Sander L Gilman
Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, 1995.
Series: Picturing history.
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Ours is a culture riddled with preoccupations about health and disease. This study demonstrates how images of beauty and ugliness have constructed a visual history which records the artificial  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sander L Gilman
ISBN: 0948462698 9780948462696
OCLC Number: 807655749
Description: 200 p. : il. ; 25 cm
Series Title: Picturing history.
Responsibility: Sander L. Gilman.


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Gilman tells an excellent tale. Jewish Chronicle Gilman offers up the ambiguity of fantasies about health and illness for discursive redemption by his readers, providing insights without judgements Read more...

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