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The Body Divided: Human Beings and Human'Materials' in the History of ...

Sarah Ferber - History - 2011 - 264 pages
Bodies and body parts of the dead have long been considered valuable material for use in medical science. They have been dissected, autopsied, investigated, harvested for ...
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Bioethics in Historical Perspective

Sarah Ferber - History - 2013 - 248 pages
How influential has the Nazi analogy been in recent medical debates on euthanasia? Is the history of eugenics being revived in modern genetic technologies? And what does the ...
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The Devil Within: Possession and Exorcism in the Christian West

Brian Levack - Religion - 2013 - 360 pages
DIVIn the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the era of the Reformation, thousands of Europeans were thought to be possessed by demons. In response to their horrifying ...
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Society and Culture in Early Modern France: Eight Essays

Natalie Zemon Davis - History - 1975 - 362 pages
These essays, three of them previously unpublished, explore the competing claims of innovation and tradition among the lower orders in sixteenth-century France. The result is a ...
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Believe Not Every Spirit: Possession, Mysticism, & Discernment in Early ...

Moshe Sluhovsky - Religion - 2008 - 384 pages
From 1400 through 1700, the number of reports of demonic possessions among European women was extraordinarily high. During the same period, a new type of mysticism—popular ...
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The French Nobility in the Eighteenth Century: From Feudalism to Enlightenment

Guy Chaussinand-Nogaret - History - 1985 - 197 pages
Contrary to their traditional image as a caste of intransigent reactionaries and parasites, this analysis maintains that pre-revolutionary nobility actually were in the ...
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The Formative Influences, Theories, and Campaigns of the Archduke Carl of ...

Lee W. Eysturlid - History - 2000 - 143 pages
Explores this Habsburg military theorist and practitioners formative military education and experiences during the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
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Glory and Terror: Seven Deaths Under the French Revolution

Antoine De Baecque - History - 2002 - 243 pages
First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Rights of Man

Thomas Paine - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 200 pages
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