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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 713369–403 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.3.369
Published: 01 December 2016
...-Victorian clinicians and researchers accepted speculative cases of hyperaesthesia, prevision, and telepathy as a path for skeptical neurological inquiry. The textbooks of physicians like John Hughes Bennett, William Carpenter, John Elliotson, Henry Holland, and Forbes Winslow codified a range of sensational...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 74130–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.30
Published: 01 June 2019
... fields of anatomy and physiology as well as in the not-yet-extant field of neurology (see Koen Vermeir and Michael Funk Deckard, The Science of Sensibility: Reading Burke s Philosophical Enquiry [New York: Springer, 2012], p. 10). Both subjective aesthetic practice and objective scientific...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 733433–435 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.3.433
Published: 01 December 2018
... and Brain Science in the Late Nine- teenth Century (2012) and editor of Neurology and Literature, 1860 1920 (2007). She is currently finishing a second monograph on New Thought in popular children s fiction written between 1880 and 1930. This project was supported by a Kingdon Fellowship at the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 731135–137 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.135
Published: 01 June 2018
... representation but of sensation (p. 44). This history of neurology, a dialogue between theater artists and neurological scientists moves forward from Joanna Bailey and Lord Kames forward to Antonin Artaud (p. 13). Although elements of this story have been told before, for example by Nicholas Dames s The...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 731130–135 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.130
Published: 01 June 2018
... individuals created by our nervous systems (p. 1). Smith shows how this change in self- conception was modeled by a non-mimetic, neural strain in the European stage . . . a theater not principally of representation but of sensation (p. 44). This history of neurology, a dialogue between theater artists...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2013; 674433–456 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2013.67.4.433
Published: 01 March 2013
... Empathy and the Novel, Suzanne Keen challenges Nussbaum s assumptions that reading fiction encourages moral behavior by arguing, based on statistical studies and recent psychological and neurological research on empathy, that fiction-readers are in fact not more likely to sympathize with living people...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2010; 653416–422 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2010.65.3.416
Published: 01 December 2010
... aesthetics within literary realism, the role that desire plays in representations of women, Edith Wharton and the speed of travel, and neurological modernity. In these latter chapters, Frantic Panoramas occasionally loses focus on the structure of mass-cultural forms how they generate divergent NCL6503_05...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2010; 653348–373 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2010.65.3.348
Published: 01 December 2010
... helpfully reprinted in Wilkie Collins, Heart and Science, ed. Farmer, pp. 329 38. 5 Otis, Howled out of the Country: Wilkie Collins and H. G. Wells retry David Ferrier, in Neurology and Literature, 1860 1920, ed. anne stiles (New york: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007), p. 28; MacEachen, Wilkie Collins Heart...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2006; 613413–415 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2006.61.3.413
Published: 01 December 2006
... and Hyde, and the Double Brain was recently published in Studies in English Literature, 1500 1900. She is now at work on a book-length study tentatively titled Reading the Neurological Romance: Popular Fiction and Brain Science, 1865 1905. M . W y n n T h o m a s is Professor of English and...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2005; 602199–236 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2005.60.2.199
Published: 01 September 2005
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2004; 593372–403 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2004.59.3.372
Published: 01 December 2004
..., the voluntary, in which he acts more or less under the control 04-C3340 3/2/05 1:22 PM Page 381 382 nineteenth-century liter ature 2 16 George M. Beard, The Involuntary Life, Archives of Electrology and Neurology, 2 (1875); quoted in Edward M. Brown, Neurology and Spiritualism in the 1870s, Bul...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2002; 573407–439 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2002.57.3.407
Published: 01 December 2002
... early brain scientists like Gall and Spurzheim, the common neurological inheritance of humankind meant that hierarchical dif- ferentiation among the races was impossible. The fact that these sci- entists lent their authority to pseudosciences like ÒcraniologyÓ and Òphrenology,Ó which were soon enlisted...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1999; 543336–372 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2903144
Published: 01 December 1999