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Incurable and intolerable : chronic disease and slow death in nineteenth-century France, Jason Szabo

Label
Incurable and intolerable : chronic disease and slow death in nineteenth-century France
Title
Incurable and intolerable
Title remainder
chronic disease and slow death in nineteenth-century France
Statement of responsibility
Jason Szabo
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
616/.044
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA644.8.F8
LC item number
S93 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 70 GF7
NLM item number
S996i 2009
Label
Incurable and intolerable : chronic disease and slow death in nineteenth-century France, Jason Szabo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"What are his chances, doctor?" : the semantics of incurability in the nineteenth century -- Reinventing hope in the late nineteenth century -- "I told you so" : the rhyme and reason of chronic disease -- Death, decay, and the genesis of shame -- Medical attitudes toward the care of incurables -- Medical strategies, social conventions, and palliative medicine -- Ecce homo : opiates, suffering, and the art of palliation -- The good, the bad, and the ugly : incurability and the quest for goodness -- The fate of the incurably ill between the two revolutions, 1789-1848 -- Caught between initiative and inertia : responses to the incurably ill from 1845 to 1905
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 295 p.
Isbn
9780813545455
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008035431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn243818550
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn505478346
Label
Incurable and intolerable : chronic disease and slow death in nineteenth-century France, Jason Szabo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"What are his chances, doctor?" : the semantics of incurability in the nineteenth century -- Reinventing hope in the late nineteenth century -- "I told you so" : the rhyme and reason of chronic disease -- Death, decay, and the genesis of shame -- Medical attitudes toward the care of incurables -- Medical strategies, social conventions, and palliative medicine -- Ecce homo : opiates, suffering, and the art of palliation -- The good, the bad, and the ugly : incurability and the quest for goodness -- The fate of the incurably ill between the two revolutions, 1789-1848 -- Caught between initiative and inertia : responses to the incurably ill from 1845 to 1905
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 295 p.
Isbn
9780813545455
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008035431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn243818550
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn505478346

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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