TITLE

The Clinical Novel: Phrenology and Villette

AUTHOR(S)
Dames, Nicholas
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Spring96, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p367
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses the development of the clinical novel in the 19th century and the phrenological portraits in novels. Clinical project of phrenology and physiognomy; Analysis of Charlotte Bronte's `Villette', a novel with clinical epistemology and phrenological assumptions.
ACCESSION #
9705230375

 

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