La Nevrosi Tra Medicina E Letteratura

La Nevrosi Tra Medicina E Letteratura : Approccio Epistemologico Alle Malattie Nervose Nella Narrativa Italiana (1865-1922)

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Edwige Comoy examines the importance of neurosis as both a scientific and literary subject in nineteenth-century Italy. The birth of psychiatry made neurosis into a symbol of individual and collective unease, and Comoy sheds light on its pervasiveness in a vast cultural, scientific and philosophical context, one that led to medicalized narratives and literary medical discourse. Italian more

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  • Paperback | 464 pages
  • 148 x 208 x 28mm | 662.24g
  • Firenze, United States
  • Italian
  • 8859602602
  • 9788859602606