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The Resource Monstrosities : bodies and British romanticism, Paul Youngquist

Monstrosities : bodies and British romanticism, Paul Youngquist

Label
Monstrosities : bodies and British romanticism
Title
Monstrosities
Title remainder
bodies and British romanticism
Statement of responsibility
Paul Youngquist
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Paul Youngquist reveals the cultural politics of embodiment in Britain in the late 18th & early 19th centuries. Drawing on the histories of medicine, economics, liberalism & nationalism, his work shows that bodies are not simply born, but rather built bycultural practices directed toward particular social ends
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Youngquist, Paul
Dewey number
820.9/35
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR448.A25
LC item number
Y68 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Abnormalities, Human, in literature
  • English literature
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Romanticism
  • Human body in literature
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Congenital Abnormalities
  • Human Body
  • Literature, Modern
  • United Kingdom
Label
Monstrosities : bodies and British romanticism, Paul Youngquist
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-215) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Incorporations -- Building bodies -- Troubling measures -- Possessing beauty -- Part II: Habituations -- Bad habits -- Crazy body -- Part III: Appropriations -- Mother flesh -- Imperial legs
Control code
52047438
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxxi, 224 pages
Isbn
9780816639809
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003007994
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Monstrosities : bodies and British romanticism, Paul Youngquist
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-215) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Incorporations -- Building bodies -- Troubling measures -- Possessing beauty -- Part II: Habituations -- Bad habits -- Crazy body -- Part III: Appropriations -- Mother flesh -- Imperial legs
Control code
52047438
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxxi, 224 pages
Isbn
9780816639809
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003007994
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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