Secrets of Women: Gender, Generation, and the Origins of Human Dissection

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  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2010-03-31
  • Publisher: Mit Pr

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Women's bodies and the study of anatomy in Italy between the late thirteenth and the mid-sixteenth centuries.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. 9
Introductionp. 13
Holy Anatomiesp. 39
Secrets of Womenp. 77
The Mother's Partp. 121
The Evidence of the Sensesp. 161
The Empire of Anatomyp. 207
Epiloguep. 261
Notesp. 269
Bibliographyp. 359
Photo Creditsp. 401
Indexp. 403
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