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Body & text in the eighteenth century

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature, Modern -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
  • Body, Human, in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-341) and index.

    Other titlesBody and text in the eighteenth century.
    Statementedited by Veronica Kelly and Dorothea von Mücke.
    ContributionsKelly, Veronica, 1955-, Mücke, Dorothea E. von.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN751 .B65 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 349 p. :
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1403493M
    ISBN 100804722692, 0804722684
    LC Control Number93011547

    In eighteenth-century Spain, just as in Britain and France, the term "Enlightenment" implied both a spirit of criticism and the dissemination of new scientific and philosophical modes of thought. But in Spain this new way of thinking also required the incorporation of ancient epistemologies, in particular practices and ideas concerning the healing, training, and experience of the body.5/5(1). Books shelved as 18th-century-literature: Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift, Candide by Voltaire, Evelina by Frances Burney, Robinson Crusoe by Daniel.

    pressed. In studying eighteenth-century punishments, what strikes Fou-cault is the fact that "a few decades saw the disappearance of the tortured, dismembered, amputated body, symbolically branded on face or shoulder, exposed alive or dead to public view."2 This spectacle was replaced by the quiet, thorough regime of the prison. According to.   Reading the Body in the Eighteenth-Century Novel by J. McMaster, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

    Buy Norton Anthology of English Literature, Volume C: Restoration and the Eighteenth Century 8th edition () by Stephen Greenblatt for up to 90% off at   This anonymous manuscript can be dated to between the second half of the 18th century and the first years of the 19th century, thanks to a watermark impressed in the paper, which is of English or Dutch origin. The manuscript is likely a copy of an earlier work. The text is partly a treatise on the human body and how to maintain good health. It explains that the body is composed of chemical.


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