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    Practices of Looking and the Medical Humanities: Imagining the Unborn in France, 1550–1800. [REVIEW]Lianne McTavish - 2010 - Journal of Medical Humanities 31 (1):11-26.
    Visuality is a concept used to study vision as an historically and culturally specific activity. Curriculum in the medical humanities could address visuality by stressing how different kinds of practitioners and peoples learn how to see. This paper introduces the visual training promoted by the discipline of art history, analysing early modern French medical images of the unborn as a case study. The goal is to encourage medical practitioners to reflect on their own visual skills, comparing and contrasting them with (...)
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    Lynn M. Morgan. Icons of Life: A Cultural History of Human Embryos. Xvii + 310 Pp., Illus., Bibl., Indexes. Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2009. $21.95. [REVIEW]Lianne McTavish - 2010 - Isis 101 (2):446-447.
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    Eve Keller. Generating Bodies and Gendered Selves: The Rhetoric of Reproduction in Early Modern England. Xi + 248 Pp., Figs., Bibl., Index. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2007. $30. [REVIEW]Lianne McTavish - 2008 - Isis 99 (1):185-185.
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