Joyce, Medicine, and Modernity

Joyce, Medicine, and Modernity

By: Vike Martina Plock (author)Hardback

Up to 2 WeeksUsually despatched within 2 weeks

Description

A comprehensive assessment of the influence Joyce's interest in medicine had on his work. This is the first sustained study of Joyce's artistic uses of turn-of-the-century medical discourses. It balances close readings of Joyce's major texts with thorough archival research into late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century medical debates. The result is a fascinating book that details the ways in which Joyce reconciled, integrated, and blurred the boundaries between scientific and humanist learning.

About Author

Vike Martina Plock is lecturer in English literature at Northumbria University.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780813034232
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 202
  • ID: 9780813034232
  • ISBN10: 081303423X

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close