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Picturing health and illness

images of identity and difference

by Sander L. Gilman

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- History,
  • Body image,
  • Health,
  • Diseases,
  • Diseases in art

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSander L. Gilman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR133 .G525 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL821678M
    ISBN 100801851971
    LC Control Number95075700

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Many b&w illustrations. Originally published in Great Britain by Reaktion Books as >Health and Illness: Images of Difference. > Annotation copyright Book News, Inc.

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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, pp. Clothbound, $ Gilman’s book is an exercise in the very project it proposes: a history of medicine that is rooted in the visual image.

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