The body economic : life, death, and sensation in political economy and the Victorian novel /

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Main Author: Gallagher, Catherine.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2006.
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1. The Romantics and the Political Economists
  • Chapter 2. Bioeconomics and Somaeconomics: Life and Sensation in Classical Political Economy
  • Chapter 3. Hard Times and the Somaeconomics of the Early Victorians
  • Chapter 4. The Bioeconomics of Our Mutual Friend
  • Chapter 5. Daniel Deronda and the Too Much of Literature
  • Chapter 6. Malthusian Anthropology and the Aesthetics of Sacrifice in Scenes of Clerical Life
  • Afterword
  • Index

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