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The Resource Filth : dirt, disgust, and modern life, William A. Cohen and Ryan Johnson, editors

Filth : dirt, disgust, and modern life, William A. Cohen and Ryan Johnson, editors

Label
Filth : dirt, disgust, and modern life
Title
Filth
Title remainder
dirt, disgust, and modern life
Statement of responsibility
William A. Cohen and Ryan Johnson, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on 'filth' in literary & cultural materials from London, Paris & their colonial outposts in the 19th & early 20th centuries, the essays in this volume range over topics from the building of sewers to the fictional representation of labouring women as polluting
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
820.9/32421
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR8477
LC item number
.F55 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2005 L-268
  • WA 11 FE5
NLM item number
F489 2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cohen, William A
  • Johnson, Ryan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • French literature
  • English literature
  • French literature
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Refuse and refuse disposal in literature
  • Urban health
  • Sanitation
  • City and town life in literature
  • London (England)
  • Paris (France)
Label
Filth : dirt, disgust, and modern life, William A. Cohen and Ryan Johnson, editors
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Confronting sensory crisis in the great stinks of London and Paris
  • David S. Barnes
  • Victorian dust traps
  • Eileen Cleere
  • "Dirty pleasure" : Trilby's filth
  • Joseph Bristow
  • Merdre! performing filth in the bourgeois public sphere
  • Neil Blackadder
  • Foreign matter : imperial filth
  • Joseph W. Childers
  • Good and intimate filth
  • The dustbins of history : waste management in late-Victorian utopias
  • Natalka Freeland
  • The Indian subject of colonial hygiene
  • William Kupinse
  • Abject academy
  • Benjamin Lazier
  • Christopher Hamlin
  • The new historicism and the psychopathology of everyday modern life
  • David Trotter
  • Sewage treatments : vertical space and waste in nineteenth-century Paris and London
  • David L. Pike
  • Medical mapping : the Thames, the body, and our mutual friend
  • Pamela K. Gilbert
Control code
ocm55645012
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 317 p.
Isbn
9780816642991
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004013150
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)55645012
Label
Filth : dirt, disgust, and modern life, William A. Cohen and Ryan Johnson, editors
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Confronting sensory crisis in the great stinks of London and Paris
  • David S. Barnes
  • Victorian dust traps
  • Eileen Cleere
  • "Dirty pleasure" : Trilby's filth
  • Joseph Bristow
  • Merdre! performing filth in the bourgeois public sphere
  • Neil Blackadder
  • Foreign matter : imperial filth
  • Joseph W. Childers
  • Good and intimate filth
  • The dustbins of history : waste management in late-Victorian utopias
  • Natalka Freeland
  • The Indian subject of colonial hygiene
  • William Kupinse
  • Abject academy
  • Benjamin Lazier
  • Christopher Hamlin
  • The new historicism and the psychopathology of everyday modern life
  • David Trotter
  • Sewage treatments : vertical space and waste in nineteenth-century Paris and London
  • David L. Pike
  • Medical mapping : the Thames, the body, and our mutual friend
  • Pamela K. Gilbert
Control code
ocm55645012
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 317 p.
Isbn
9780816642991
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004013150
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)55645012

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