Making the Case: Narrative Psychological Case Histories and the Invention of Individuality in Germany, 1750-1800
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When, why, and how did the narrative psychological case-history emerge as a medical, psychological and literary genre, but equally as a communication medium concerning the ?self?, a model and modeling of individuality, a vehicle of pastoral guidance and a form of bio-political power in Germany in the 18th century? Drawing on interdisciplinary work in the history of science, medicine and literature this book traces the origins of the genre.
|Dimensions||23 × 20 cm|