The Resource Doctored : the medicine of photography in nineteenth-century America, Tanya Sheehan

Doctored : the medicine of photography in nineteenth-century America, Tanya Sheehan

Label
Doctored : the medicine of photography in nineteenth-century America
Title
Doctored
Title remainder
the medicine of photography in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Tanya Sheehan
Title variation
Medicine of photography in nineteenth-century America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines the relationship between photography and medicine in American culture. Focuses on the American Civil War and postbellum Philadelphia to explore how medical models and metaphors helped establish the professional legitimacy of commercial photography while promoting belief in the rehabilitative powers of studio portraiture"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sheehan, Tanya
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TR708
LC item number
.S535 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 70 AA1
NLM item number
S41d 2011
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical photography
  • Photography
  • History of Medicine
  • History, 19th Century
  • Photography
  • Portraits as Topic
  • Medical photography
  • Photography
  • Wissenschaftliche Photographie
  • Medizin
  • Photographie
  • Medizin
  • Wissenschaftliche Fotografie
  • United States
  • USA
  • USA
Label
Doctored : the medicine of photography in nineteenth-century America, Tanya Sheehan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Educating "doctors of photography" : medical models and the institutionalization of photographic knowledge -- Making faces and taking off heads : the operations of photography and medicine -- "Panes curing pains" : light as medicine in the photographic studio -- A matter of public health : photographic chemistry and the (re)production of healthy bodies -- Photo doctors and pixel surgeons : the medicine of photography in the digital age
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiv, 202 pages
Isbn
9780271037936
Lccn
2010041914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)671385498
  • (OCoLC)ocn671385498
Label
Doctored : the medicine of photography in nineteenth-century America, Tanya Sheehan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Educating "doctors of photography" : medical models and the institutionalization of photographic knowledge -- Making faces and taking off heads : the operations of photography and medicine -- "Panes curing pains" : light as medicine in the photographic studio -- A matter of public health : photographic chemistry and the (re)production of healthy bodies -- Photo doctors and pixel surgeons : the medicine of photography in the digital age
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiv, 202 pages
Isbn
9780271037936
Lccn
2010041914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)671385498
  • (OCoLC)ocn671385498

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