The afterlife of images translating the pathological body between China and the West / Larissa N. Heinrich

Author(s): Heinrich, Larissa
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Subjects: Medical illustration--China--History
Medicine in art--China--History
Missions, Medical--China--History
Medicine in Art--China
Medicine in Art--Europe
Medicine in Art--United States
Attitude to Health--China
Attitude to Health--Europe
Attitude to Health--United States
Cross-Cultural Comparison--China
Cross-Cultural Comparison--Europe
Cross-Cultural Comparison--United States
History, 18th Century--China
History, 18th Century--Europe
History, 18th Century--United States
History, 19th Century--China
History, 19th Century--Europe
History, 19th Century--United States
History, 20th Century--China
History, 20th Century--Europe
History, 20th Century--United States
Medical Illustration--history--China
Medical Illustration--history--Europe
Medical Illustration--history--United States
Missions and Missionaries--history--China
Missions and Missionaries--history--Europe
Missions and Missionaries--history--United States
Stereotyping--United States
Electronic books
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Durham : Duke University Press, 2008
Series: Body, commodity, text
e-Duke books scholarly collection
LC Classification: R
Physical Description: xiv, 222 p. : ill
Additional Authors: ebrary, Inc
Notes: ISBN: 9780822388821
ISBN: 0822388820
ISBN: 9780822340935 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0822340933 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780822341130 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0822341131 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: How China became the "cradle of smallpox": transformations in discourse -- The pathological body: Lam Qua's medical portraiture -- The pathological empire: early medical photography in China -- "What's hard for the eye to see": anatomical aesthetics from Benjamin Hobson to Lu Xun
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2008. (e-Duke books scholarly collection). Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
OCLC Number: ebr10202702
ISBN/ISSN: 9780822388821