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  • Diets and Dieting: A Cultural Encyclopedia
    Views : 445
    Pages : 320

    by: Sander L. Gilman

    Publisher: pRoutledge

    Book Description

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    Publish on

    2007-11-26

    ISBN-10: 0415974208

    ISBN-13: 9780415974202

    Language: English

  • Are Racists Crazy?: How Prejudice, Racism, and Antisemitism Became Markers of Insanity (Biopolitics)
    Views : 57
    Pages : 368

    by: Sander L. Gilman James M. Thomas

    Publisher: pNYU Press

    Book Description

    A tour d’horizon of the historical relationship among race, racism, and mental illness.

    Although Gilman (Liberal Arts and Sciences and Psychiatry/Emory Univ.; Seeing the Insane, 2013, etc.) and Thomas (Sociology/Univ. of Mississippi; Working to Laugh: Assembling Difference in American Stand-Up Comedy Venues, 2015 ... more

    Publish on

    2016-12-20

    ISBN-10: 1479856126

    ISBN-13: 9781479856121

    Language: English

  • Smart Jews: The Construction of the Image of Jewish Superior Intelligence (Abraham Lincoln Lecture)
    Views : 286
    Pages : 246

    by: Sander L. Gilman

    Publisher: pUniversity of Nebraska Press

    Book Description

     Gilman (Franz Kafka: The Jewish Patient, 1995, etc.; Liberal Arts/Univ. of Chicago), who has previously written about physical stereotypes of Jews, turns his attention to the seemingly positive stereotyping of Jews as highly intelligent. Gilman has pondered many aspects of the ways in which the Jew is marked as the Other in Western cu ... more

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    1996-08-28

    ISBN-10: 0803221584

    ISBN-13: 9780803221581

    Language: English

  • Making the Body Beautiful
    Views : 231
    Pages : 424

    by: Sander L. Gilman

    Publisher: pPrinceton University Press

    Book Description

    From rebuilding syphilis-ravaged noses in the 1600s to the current rage for breast sculpting, this is an enlightening consideration of how aesthetic surgery arises from and is shaped by cultural concerns of the age. University of Chicago professor Gilman (The Jew’s Body, not reviewed; Smart Jews: The Construction of the Image of Jewish Superio ... more

    Publish on

    1999-04-05

    ISBN-10: 0691026726

    ISBN-13: 9780691026725

    Language: English