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The Resource Defeated flesh : welfare, warfare and the making of modern France, Bertrand Taithe

Defeated flesh : welfare, warfare and the making of modern France, Bertrand Taithe

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Defeated flesh : welfare, warfare and the making of modern France
Title
Defeated flesh
Title remainder
welfare, warfare and the making of modern France
Statement of responsibility
Bertrand Taithe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Defeated Flesh is a study of the French defeat of 1870 and the socialist uprising of the Commune of Paris. Taithe considers how the French people mobilised for the war effort and how their ultimate defeat had social and cultural consequences
Cataloging source
UNITY
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Taithe, Bertrand
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871
  • Medical care
  • France
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • France
Label
Defeated flesh : welfare, warfare and the making of modern France, Bertrand Taithe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First pub. 1999 by Manchester University Press."--T.p. verso
  • "First digital, on-demand ed. produced by Lightning Source 2010."--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [241]-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • The politics of social practice: medicine, war and revolution in Paris
  • French medicine in 1870
  • Health in Paris in 1870
  • Revolution and medicine
  • Militarisation and war effort: Paris, the 'giant hospital'
  • Military medicine
  • The 'giant hospital'
  • Discipline and space
  • Post-war
  • The politics of care and order
  • Memories of war: 1870-71
  • To free Paris
  • To feed Paris
  • The politics of food
  • The politics of care
  • Revolutionary society and medicine
  • Towards secular medicine
  • Doctors against the Commune
  • The agony of the Commune
  • The dynamics of humanitarianism and the making of the Red Cross
  • Humanitarianism
  • Meanings attributed to the war
  • Official movements
  • Voluntary movements
  • Ideology
  • Defeat embodied: the severed limbs of the nation
  • Bodyloss
  • Outliving war
  • Seeds of defeat: alcohol and syphilis
  • From the cabaret to the grave
  • Syphilis
  • Shifting regulation
  • Defeated flesh
  • Symbolic regulation and prohibition
  • Conclusion: war stories
  • The Franco-Prussian war, revolution and Commune: an overview
  • The origin debates
  • Immediate causes of the war
  • The war and defeat
  • Politics and the Commune
Control code
FIEb17283206
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 292 pages
Isbn
9780719081262
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)701103503
Label
Defeated flesh : welfare, warfare and the making of modern France, Bertrand Taithe
Publication
Note
  • "First pub. 1999 by Manchester University Press."--T.p. verso
  • "First digital, on-demand ed. produced by Lightning Source 2010."--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [241]-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • The politics of social practice: medicine, war and revolution in Paris
  • French medicine in 1870
  • Health in Paris in 1870
  • Revolution and medicine
  • Militarisation and war effort: Paris, the 'giant hospital'
  • Military medicine
  • The 'giant hospital'
  • Discipline and space
  • Post-war
  • The politics of care and order
  • Memories of war: 1870-71
  • To free Paris
  • To feed Paris
  • The politics of food
  • The politics of care
  • Revolutionary society and medicine
  • Towards secular medicine
  • Doctors against the Commune
  • The agony of the Commune
  • The dynamics of humanitarianism and the making of the Red Cross
  • Humanitarianism
  • Meanings attributed to the war
  • Official movements
  • Voluntary movements
  • Ideology
  • Defeat embodied: the severed limbs of the nation
  • Bodyloss
  • Outliving war
  • Seeds of defeat: alcohol and syphilis
  • From the cabaret to the grave
  • Syphilis
  • Shifting regulation
  • Defeated flesh
  • Symbolic regulation and prohibition
  • Conclusion: war stories
  • The Franco-Prussian war, revolution and Commune: an overview
  • The origin debates
  • Immediate causes of the war
  • The war and defeat
  • Politics and the Commune
Control code
FIEb17283206
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 292 pages
Isbn
9780719081262
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)701103503

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