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Author Green Musselman, Elizabeth, 1971-
Title Nervous conditions : science and the body politic in early industrial Britain / Elizabeth Green Musselman
Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, c2006
book jacket
 Modern History Library  616.80019 G795    AVAILABLE    30550100402971
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  RC464.A1 G797 2006    AVAILABLE    30530000428599
Descript xi, 276 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series SUNY series, studies in the long nineteenth century
SUNY series in science, technology, and society
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-266) and index
Embodied epistemology -- The nervous man of science -- The social hierarchy of subjectivity -- The nervous conditions -- Provincialism and color blindness -- Mental governance and hemiopsy -- Rational faith and hallucination
Subject Scientists -- Mental health -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Nervous system -- Philosophy -- History -- 19th century
Science -- Philosophy -- History -- 19th century
Nervous System Diseases -- history -- Great Britain
History, 19th Century -- Great Britain
Science -- history -- Great Britain
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