Disease and representation: images of illness from madness to AIDS

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Cornell University Press, 1988 - Family & Relationships - 320 pages
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Sander Gilman is Goldwin Smith Professor of Humane Studies and Professor of the History of Psychiatry at Cornell University and author of "Disease and Representation" (1988). Helen King is Lecturer in History at St. Katherine's College in the Liverpool Institute of Higher Education. Roy Porter is Reader in Social Medicine at the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine in London and author of "Mind-Forg'd Manacles" (1988). George Rousseau is Professor of English Literature at the University of California, Los Angeles, and editor of "The Languages of Psyche" (California, 1991). Elaine Showalter is Professor of English Literature at Princeton and author of "Sexual Anarchy" (1990).

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