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Author Keller, Eve, 1960-
Title Generating bodies and gendered selves [e-book] the rhetoric of reproduction in early modern England / Eve Keller.
Publication Info. Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2007. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 248 p. :) ill. ;
Series In vivo (Seattle, Wash.)
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Note "A Samuel and Althea Stroum Book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-238) and index.
Contents On either side of the early modern: posthuman and premodern bodies and selves -- Subjectified parts and supervenient selves: rewriting galenism in Crooke's microcosmographia -- Fixing the female: books of practical physic for women -- Making up for losses: the workings of gender in Harvey's De Generatione Animalium -- Embryonic individuals: mechanism, embryology, and modern man -- The masculine subject of touch: case histories from the birthing room.
Note Description based on print version record.
Access Remote access limited to New York Society Library members with a username and password.
Subject Self (Philosophy) in literature -- History.
Self (Philosophy) -- England -- History.
Medicine -- England -- History.
Gynecology -- Philosophy.
Obstetrics -- England -- History.
Human reproduction -- England -- History.
Gynecology -- England -- History.
England -- Civilization.
Genre or Form Electronic books.
Added Author Project Muse.
ISBN 0295986417 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780295986418 (pbk. : alk. paper)