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The science of sympathy : morality, evolution, and Victorian civilization / Rob Boddice.

Author:
Boddice, Rob [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xiii, 179 pages : illustrations 23 cm.
Series:
History of emotions. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-173) and index.
Contents:
Emotions, morals, practices -- Sympathy for a devil's chaplain -- Common compassion and the mad scientist -- Sympathy as callousness? physiology and vivisection -- Sympathy, liberty, and compulsion: vaccination -- Sympathetic selection: eugenics -- Scientism and practice.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9780252040580 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 0252040589 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780252082054 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 0252082052 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((e-book))
LCCN:
2016015889
OCLC:
946905362
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