Neurology and Modernity: A Cultural History of Nervous by Laura Salisbury, Andrew Shail

By Laura Salisbury, Andrew Shail

As humans of the fashionable period have been singularly liable to worried problems, the anxious procedure grew to become a version for describing political and social association. This quantity untangles the mutual dependencies of clinical neurology and the cultural attitudes of the interval 1800-1950, exploring how and why modernity was once a essentially anxious nation.

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