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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

Label
Profound science and elegant literature : imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America
Title
Profound science and elegant literature
Title remainder
imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Stephanie P. Browner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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Browner, Stephanie P
Dewey number
813/.3093561
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS217.P48
LC item number
B76 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2005 C-642
  • WZ 330
NLM item number
B884p 2005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Physicians in literature
  • Literature and medicine
  • Literature and science
  • Medical fiction, American
  • Physicians
  • Medicine in literature
  • History, 19th Century
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Physicians
  • United States
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • Literature and medicine
  • Literature and science
  • Medical fiction, American
  • Medicine in literature
  • Physicians
  • Physicians in literature
  • United States
  • Literatur
  • Arzt
  • Medizin
  • USA
Label
Profound science and elegant literature : imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America, Stephanie P. Browner
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-287) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
681279282
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201482
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35g2vm
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)681279282
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Profound science and elegant literature : imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America, Stephanie P. Browner
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-287) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
681279282
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201482
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35g2vm
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)681279282
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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