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Pathological Bodies: Medicine and Political Culture

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Pathological Bodies: Medicine and Political Culture
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Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN-13: 9781938169083
Number of pages: 329

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This book explores the important connections between medicine and political culture that often have been overlooked. In response to the French revolution and British radicalism, political propagandists adopted a scientific vocabulary and medical images for their own purposes.

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