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  Volume 20, Number 3, Fall 2012

Table of Contents

Editorial Statement

pp. 209-212

Digesting Difference: Metabolism and the Question of Sexual Difference

pp. 213-237

Untying the “Subtle Knot”: Anatomical Metaphor and the Case of the rete mirabile

pp. 239-277

Our Posthuman Past: Victorian Realism, Cybernetics, and the Problem of Information

pp. 279-297

“A great empire falling to pieces”: Coleridge, Herschel, and Whewell on the Poetics of Unitary Knowledge

pp. 299-325

CIFERAE: A Bestiary in Five Fingers by Tom Tyler (review)

pp. 327-329

Intangible Materialism: The Body, Scientific Knowledge, and the Power of Language by Ronald Schleifer (review)

pp. 329-331

Fictions of the Cosmos: Science and Literature in the Seventeenth Century by Frédérique Aït-Touati (review)

pp. 331-334

Evolution: A View from the 21st Century, by James A. Shapiro and: The Biologist’s Mistress: Rethinking Self-Organization in Art, Literature, and Nature by Victoria N. Alexander (review)

pp. 335-340


pp. 341-343

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