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

Other author/creatorCohen, William A.
Other author/creatorJohnson, Ryan, 1968-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoMinneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2005.
Descriptionxxxvii, 317 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Supplemental Content Table of contents
Subject(s)
Contents Good and intimate filth / 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 -- 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 -- The dustbins of history: waste management in late-Victorian utopias / Natalka Freeland -- The Indian subject of colonial hygiene / William Kupinse -- Abject academy / Benjamin Lazier.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2004013150
ISBN0816642990 (hc : alk. paper)
ISBN0816643008 (pb : alk. paper)

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