Flesh in the Age of Reason /

"How did we come to a modern understanding of our bodies and souls? ... Roy Porter charts how, through figures as diverse as Locke, Swift, Johnson, and Gibbon, ideas about medicine, politics, and religion fundamentally changed notions of self"--p. [2] of jacket.

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Main Author: Porter, Roy, 1946-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2004.
Edition:1st American ed.
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Illinois Central College

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Call Number: PR448.B63 P67 2004
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