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List of Illustrations | ix Preface | xi Acknowledgments | xix 1 Hormones and Hysteria: A Rhetorical Topology | 1 2 Hysteria from Ancient Texts until the Nineteenth Century: The Womb as Topological Space | 17 3 Charcot’s Circus: Nineteenth-Century Science of Hysteria as a Moment of Stasis | 45 4 Stasis Unsettled: The Early Twentieth-Century Rise of Endocrinology | 76 5 Topology of Sex Difference: A Long History of Men Saying Outrageous Things about Women’s Reproductive Organs | 100 6 Illuminating Women: Metaphor and Movement after Centuries of “Groping in the Dark” | 128 7 This Is Your [Female] Brain on Hormones: Enthymeme in Contemporary Discourse | 156 8 From Hysteria to Hormones | 185 Notes | 213 Bibliography | 225 Index | 235 Contents 19094-Koerber_FromHysteria.indd vii 19094-Koerber_FromHysteria.indd vii 1/15/18 4:41 PM 1/15/18 4:41 PM 19094-Koerber_FromHysteria.indd viii 19094-Koerber_FromHysteria.indd viii 1/15/18 4:41 PM 1/15/18 4:41 PM ...

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