Book ID: CBB000039255

Face value: Physiognomical thought and the legible body in Marivaux, Lavater, Balzac, Gautier, and Zola (1994)

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Rivers, Christopher (Author)


University of Wisconsin Press


Publication Date: 1994
Physical Details: xii + 275 pp.; notes; bibl.; index

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Review Sokal, M.M. (1996) Review of "Face value: Physiognomical thought and the legible body in Marivaux, Lavater, Balzac, Gautier, and Zola". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (pp. 371-72). unapi

Review Shortland, M. (1998) Review of "Face value: Physiognomical thought and the legible body in Marivaux, Lavater, Balzac, Gautier, and Zola". Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences (pp. 68-69). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
McLaren, Angus
Aerni, Fritz
Agrimi, Jole
Cantor, Geoffrey N.
Cooter, Roger J.
Cowling, Mary C.
Journals
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
Archives d'Histoire Doctrinale et Littéraire du Moyen Âge
Bulletins et Mémoires de la Société d'Anthropologie de Paris
Comparative Studies in Society and History
Configurations: A Journal of Literature, Science, and Technology
History of Psychology
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Columbia University
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Croom Helm
Kalos-Verlag
University of Chicago Press
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Concepts
Personality; character
Psychology
History of science, as a discipline
Professions and professionalization
Research methods
Identity
People
Combe, George
Dumoutier, Pierre Marie Alexandre
Hamilton, William
Huter, Carl
Lavater, Johann Caspar
Michon, Jean Hippolyte
Time Periods
19th century
20th century
Medieval
Places
France
British Isles
United States
Institutions
Athénée de Paris
University of Edinburgh
Université de Paris
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