|The afterlife of images : translating the pathological body between China and the West|
|Pub. Location||Durham, NC||Publisher||Duke University Press|
|Date||2008||Phys. Desc.||xiv, 222 p., 8 p. of color plates : ill. ; 24 cm.|
|Location||Hallway Cases||Call Number||R836.H46 2008|
|The afterlife of images : translating the pathological body between China and the West / Larissa N. Heinrich.|
Includes bibliographical references (p. -212) and index.
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 -- Epilogue: Through the microscope.
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