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by Daniel Schäfer
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Medicine & Health Sciences
  • Author:
    Daniel Schäfer
  • ISBN:
    1848930208
  • ISBN13:
    978-1848930209
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  • Publisher:
    Routledge; 1 edition (January 1, 2011)
  • Pages:
    304 pages
  • Subcategory:
    Medicine & Health Sciences
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series The Body, Gender and Culture. This book takes a thematic look at the historical roots of the debate surrounding old age and disease.

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Early modern perceptions of old age are dominated by medicine’s inability to treat the diseases associated with growing old. This book takes a thematic look at the historical roots of the debate surrounding this process. Though very much a medically-oriented study, this history also covers material of literary, religious and legal derivation. Schäfer examines over 160 Latin texts from all over Europe, as well as many in the vernacular – including some from America – to challenge medical conceptions of old age during the early modern period

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Bodies and selves in early modern England . Schoenfeldt, M. C. (1999). Bodies and selves in early modern England. Book synopsis: Passion and Action explores the place of the emotions in seventeenth-century understandings of the body and mind, and the role they were held to play in reasoning and action. It is argued that 'all the fuss about the body' might be worthwhile for historians because bodily experience is rooted less in timeless physiological processes than in the complex historicity of communities, which they help to reveal and by which they are influenced.

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Intro From Old Age and Disease in Early Modern Medicine. Intro From Life of Madame Necker. Introduction From Prostitution and Eighteenth-Century Culture. Introduction to Sex, Identity and Hermaphrodites in Iberia, 1500-1800. Introduction From Stays and Body Image in London.

This book takes a thematic look at the historical roots of the debate surrounding old age and disease.