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The Resource Taboo : corporeal secrets in nineteenth-century France, Hannah Thompson

Taboo : corporeal secrets in nineteenth-century France, Hannah Thompson

Label
Taboo : corporeal secrets in nineteenth-century France
Title
Taboo
Title remainder
corporeal secrets in nineteenth-century France
Statement of responsibility
Hannah Thompson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This wide-ranging text uses the notion of the taboo as a powerful means of interpreting representations of the body. The hidden bodies of realist texts reveal their secrets in unexpected ways
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Hannah
Dewey number
843/.709
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PQ653
  • PQ663
LC item number
  • .T46 2013
  • .T46 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French fiction
  • Human body in literature
  • Taboo in literature
  • Diseases in literature
  • Abnormalities, Human, in literature
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Medicine in literature
  • Gender Identity
  • Gender Identity
  • Human Body
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Sex
  • Sex
  • Taboo
  • French literature
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Medicine in literature
  • Taboo in literature
  • France
Label
Taboo : corporeal secrets in nineteenth-century France, Hannah Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages [147]-155) 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
The body. Secrets and suggestions : the silenced sexuality of Sand and Rachilde -- Diagnosing the female body : illness and the imaginary in Zola's Lourdes -- War and the wounded body : the male, the manly, and the masculine in Tales of the Franco-Prusian War -- The reader. Savage poetry : cruelty, torture, and sadism -- Metaphors of the monstrous : the case of Victor Hugo -- The truth will out : national and personal trauma in Zola's Vérité
Control code
775416342
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
157 pages
Isbn
9781907975554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)775416342
Label
Taboo : corporeal secrets in nineteenth-century France, Hannah Thompson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages [147]-155) 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
The body. Secrets and suggestions : the silenced sexuality of Sand and Rachilde -- Diagnosing the female body : illness and the imaginary in Zola's Lourdes -- War and the wounded body : the male, the manly, and the masculine in Tales of the Franco-Prusian War -- The reader. Savage poetry : cruelty, torture, and sadism -- Metaphors of the monstrous : the case of Victor Hugo -- The truth will out : national and personal trauma in Zola's Vérité
Control code
775416342
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
157 pages
Isbn
9781907975554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)775416342

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