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Graeme Harper

Signs of Life - Medicine and Cinema

Cinema And Medicine

€ 32.14

Taal / Language : English

Acknowledgements vii
Notes on contributors ix
Foreword xi
Sir Kenneth Calman
Introduction 01(119)
1 Magic bullets, dark victories and cold comforts: some preliminary observations about stories of sickness in the cinema
Brian Glasser
2 Birth traumas: medicine, parturition and horror in Rosemary`s Baby
Lucy Fischer
3 The mainstream AIDS movie prior to the 1990`s
Kenneth MacKinnon
4 Health education films in Britain, 1919-39: production, genres and audiences
Timothy M. Boon
5 Sex, death and stereotypes: disability in Sick and Crash
Tom Shakespeare
6 Past imperfect, future tense: the health services in British cinema of the mid-century
Andrew Moor
7 Just a story or a `just story`? Ethical issues in a film with a medical theme
M. Roy Jobson & Donna Knapp van Bogaert
8 `Either he`s dead or my watch has stopped`: medical notes in 1930`s film comedy
Graeme Harper
9 Angels, battleaxes and good-time girls: cinema`s images of nurses
Julia Hallam
10 `To catch a star on your fingertips`: diagnosing the medical biopic from The Story of Louis Pasteur to Freud 120(12)
Bruce Babington
11 From Let There Be Light to Shades of Grey: the construction of authoritative knowledge about combat fatigue (1945-48) 132(21)
C.A. Morgan III
12 Imitation of life: the politics of the new genetics in cinema 153(13)
Jackie Stacey
Bibliography 166(10)
Index 176
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Paperback / softback
224 pagina's
Januari 2005
372 gram
235 x 152 x 13 mm
Wallflower Press gb

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