Doctor's orders : Goethe and Enlightenment thought / Robert D. Tobin.

Author
Tobin, Robert Deam [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press ; London ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Presses, c2001.
Description
255 p. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-243) and index.
Contents
1. Medicine in Goethe's Time, Life, and Works -- 2. The Mind-Body Problem -- 3. Surgical, Internal, and Psychological Medicine in Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship -- 4. The Physician's Power -- 5. Rapture and Melancholy, Hypochondria and Hysteria: The Cult of the Self -- 6. Dietetics and Homeopathy: Mastering the Pharmakon -- 7. Wilhelm Meister's Wounds: Theater Mania and Narcissism -- 8. Wilhelm's Lovesickness: Cross-Dressing and Homosexuality -- 9. Building a Family Out of the Two Sexes -- Conclusion: The Meaning of Health.
ISBN
083875466X (alk. paper)
LCCN
00068069
OCLC
45558913
RCP
C - S

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