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Author Heinrich, Larissa
Title The afterlife of images : translating the pathological body between China and the West / Larissa N. Heinrich
Imprint Durham ; London : Duke University Press, 2008
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Modern History Library  610.951 H469    DUE 03-23-22    30550100439015
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  R836 H469 2008    AVAILABLE  -  30530000451468
 Chinese Lit.&Phi. Lib.  410.15 H469    AVAILABLE    30580003040057
Descript xiv, 222 p., 8 p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Series Body, commodity, text
Body, commodity, text
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-212) and index
How China became the "cradle of smallpox" : transformations in discourse -- The pathological body : Lam Qua's medical portraiture -- The pathological empire : early medical photography in China -- "What's hard for the eye to see" : anatomical aesthetics from Benjamin Hobson to Lu Xun -- Epilogue : Through the microscope
Also issued online
Subject Medical illustration -- History
Medicine in art -- History
Missions, Medical -- China -- History
Medicine -- China -- History
Medicine in Art -- China
Medicine in Art -- Europe
Medicine in Art -- United States
Attitude to Health -- China
Attitude to Health -- Europe
Attitude to Health -- United States
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- China
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- Europe
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- United States
History, 18th Century -- China
History, 18th Century -- Europe
History, 18th Century -- United States
History, 19th Century -- China
History, 19th Century -- Europe
History, 19th Century -- United States
History, 20th Century -- China
History, 20th Century -- Europe
History, 20th Century -- United States
Medical Illustration -- history -- China
Medical Illustration -- history -- Europe
Medical Illustration -- history -- United States
Missions and Missionaries -- history -- China
Missions and Missionaries -- history -- Europe
Missions and Missionaries -- history -- United States
Stereotyping -- China
Stereotyping -- Europe
Stereotyping -- United States
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