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Author Hau, Michael
Title The cult of health and beauty in Germany : a social history, 1890-1930 / Michael Hau
Imprint Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2003
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  RA418.3.G3 H368 2003    AVAILABLE    30530000761262
 Chinese Lit.&Phi. Lib.  411.0943 H368    AVAILABLE    30580002256936
Descript x, 286 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-271) and index
The life reform as burgerliche kultur -- Popular hygienic culture, class, and aesthetic norms -- Gender and aesthetic norms in popular hygienic culture -- Racial aesthetics -- Models of holistic constitutionalism in regular medicine and natural therapy -- The constitutional convergence: life reform, the "crisis of medicine," and Weimar hygiene exhibitions -- Constitutional typologies: Weimar racial science and medicine -- Weimar leisure culture: freik"rperkultur and the quest for authenticity and Volksgemeinschaft
Subject Social medicine -- Germany
Hygiene -- Germany -- History
Germany -- Social life and customs -- History
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