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The Resource Profound science and elegant literature : imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America, Stephanie P. Browner

Profound science and elegant literature : imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America, Stephanie P. Browner

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Profound science and elegant literature : imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America
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Profound science and elegant literature
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imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America
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Stephanie P. Browner
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Profound science and elegant literature : imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America, Stephanie P. Browner
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Profound science and elegant literature : imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America, Stephanie P. Browner
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt3fj3k2
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-287) and index
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Contents
Introduction: what's a doctor, after all? -- 1. Professional medicine, democracy, and the modern body: the discovery of etherization -- 2. Reading the body: Hawthorne's tales of medical ambition -- 3. Carnival bodies and medical professionalism in Melville's fiction -- 4. Class and character: doctors in nineteenth-century periodicals -- 5. Gender, medicine, and literature in postbellum fiction -- 6. Social surgery: physicians on the color line -- Epilogue: from the clinic to the research laboratory: a case study of three stories
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9780812201482
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