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Discourses of Disease [electronic resource]

  • Choy, Howard Y. F.
  • Brill Academic Publishers
  • 2016
Discourses of Disease [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Discourses of Disease[electronic resource] / Howard Y. F. Choy.
  • Publication
    [New York] : Brill Academic Publishers, 2016.
  • Author
    Choy, Howard Y. F.
  • Phy Desc.
    1 online resource.
  • Topical Term
    Disease
    Medicine in literature
    Social medicine.
  • ISBN
    9789004319202, 9789004319219
  • Language
    English

Abstract

This edited volume includes studies of discourses about bodily and psychiatric illness in modern China, bringing together scholarships that reconfigure the fields of history, literature, film, psychology, anthropology, and gender studies by tracing the pathological path of China through the nineteenth and twentieth centuries into the new millennium.