Item description for Neurosis and Modernity: The Age of Nervousness in Sweden (History of Science and Medicine Library) by Petteri Pietikainen...
In western countries, paths to modernity created socio-cultural conditions conducive to the dissemination of the language of nerves. This book examines historically the ways in which neurosis became a contagious diagnosis in Sweden, attaining the status of a national malady.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 6.25" Height: 9.25" Weight: 1.95 lbs.
Release Date Jul 30, 2007
ISBN 9004160752 ISBN13 9789004160750
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More About Petteri Pietikainen
Petteri Pietikainen has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Oulu, Finland.