書名 Bodies beyond borders : moving anatomies, 1750-1950 / edited by Kaat Wils, Raf de Bont, Sokhieng Au
出版項 Leuven, Belgium : Leuven University Press, [2017]
國際標準書號 9789462700949 (paperback)
946270094X (paperback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  QM11 .B63 2017    在架上    30610020538757
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  QM33 B667 2017    在架上    30530001302579
說明 304 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 23 cm
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附註 The human body in scientific and artistic representations. Around 1800 anatomy as a discipline rose to scientific prominence as it undergirded the Paris-centred clinical revolution in medicine. Although classical anatomy gradually lost ground in the following centuries in favor of new disciplines based on microscopic analysis, general anatomy nevertheless remained pivotal in the teaching of medicine. Corpses, anatomical preparations, models, and drawings were used more intensively than ever before. Moreover, anatomy received new forms of public visibility. Through public exhibitions and lectures in museums and fairgrounds, anatomy became part of general education and secured a place in popular imagination. As such, the anatomical body developed into a production site for racial, gender, and class identities. Both within the medical and the public sphere, art and science continued to be closely intertwined in anatomical representations of the body. 'Bodies Beyond Borders' analyzes the notion of circulation in anatomy. Following anatomy through different locations and cultural domains permits a deeper understanding of its history and its changing place in society. The essays in this collection focus on a wide variety of circulating ideas and objects, ranging from models and body parts to illustrations and texts.-- Source other than Library of Congress
Includes bibliographical references
主題 Human anatomy -- Models -- History
Anatomy, Artistic -- History
Human anatomy -- History
Alt Author Wils, Kaat, editor
Bont, Raf de, 1977- editor
Au, Sokhieng, editor