Literature and Medicine

Literature and Medicine
Volume 25, Number 1, Spring 2006
General Issue

CONTENTS

    Jurecic, Ann, 1962-
  • Mindblindness: Autism, Writing, and the Problem of Empathy
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    Subject Headings:
    • Autism.
    • Empathy.
    • Psychology and literature.
    • Identification (Psychology)
    • Philosophy of mind.
    Murray, Stuart, 1967-
  • Autism and the Contemporary Sentimental: Fiction and the Narrative Fascination of the Present
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    Subject Headings:
    • Philosophy of mind.
    • Hornby, Nick. About a boy.
    • Armitage, Simon, 1963- Little green man.
    • Haddon, Mark. Curious incident of the dog in the night-time.
    • Autism in literature.
    • Autism in motion pictures.
    • Philosophy of mind in literature.
    Lewis, Bradley, 1956-
  • Listening to Chekhov: Narrative Approaches to Depression
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    Subject Headings:
    • Depression, Mental.
    • Psychology and literature.
    • Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904. Ivanov.
    • Depression, Mental, in literature.
    Ishizuka, Hisaoy.
  • Enlightening the Fibre-Woven Body: William Blake and Eighteenth-Century Fibre Medicine
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    Subject Headings:
    • Blake, William, 1757-1827 -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • Literature and medicine -- History -- 18th century.
    • Fibers in literature.
    • Mind and body in literature.

Tribute to Shlomith Rimmon-Kenan

    Schwab, Gabriele.
  • Writing against Memory and Forgetting
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    Subject Headings:
    • Narration (Rhetoric) -- Psychological aspects.
    • Psychic trauma in literature.
    • Collective memory.
    • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature.
    Goldberg, Amos.
  • Trauma, Narrative, and Two Forms of Death
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    Subject Headings:
    • Narration (Rhetoric) -- Psychological aspects.
    • Psychic trauma in literature.
    • Signification (Logic) in literature.
    • Death in literature.
    • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature.
    Salmon-Bitton, Nirit.
  • "Himself He Devises Too for Company": Self-Making in Samuel Beckett's Company
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    Subject Headings:
    • Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989. Company.
    • Narration (Rhetoric) -- Psychological aspects.
    • Identity (Psychology) in literature.
    • Psychic trauma in literature.
    Wolosky, Shira, 1954-
  • Medical-Industrial Discourses: Muriel Rukeyser's "The Book of the Dead"
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    Subject Headings:
    • Rukeyser, Muriel, 1913-1980. Book of the dead.
    • Medicine in literature.
    • Industrial accidents in literature.
    • Agent (Philosophy) in literature.
    • Discourse analysis, Literary.

Book Reviews

    Kennedy, Meegan.
  • Fictions of Affliction: Physical Disability in Victorian Culture (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Stoddard Holmes, Martha. Fictions of affliction: physical disability in Victorian culture.
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Simon, Linda, 1946-
  • Profound Science and Elegant Literature: Imagining Doctors in Nineteenth-Century America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Browner, Stephanie P. Profound science and elegant literature: imagining doctors in nineteenth-century America.
    • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Lewis, Bradley, 1956-
  • Songs from the Black Chair: A Memoir of Mental Interiors (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Barber, Charles, 1962- Songs from the black chair: a memoir of mental interiors.
    • Barber, Charles, 1962- -- Mental health.
    VandeKieft, Gregg K.
  • After Harm: Medical Error and the Ethics of Forgiveness (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Berlinger, Nancy. After harm: medical error and the ethics of forgiveness.
    • Medical errors -- Moral and ethical aspects.

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