H-Disability is a scholarly network that explores the multitude of historical issues surrounding the experience and phenomenon of 'disability.' H-Disability was established in response to the growing academic interest and expanding scholarly literature on issues of disability throughout the world.

Recent Content

Author: 
Karen Bourrier
Reviewer: 
Deborah Fratz

Fratz on Bourrier, 'The Measure of Manliness: Disability and Masculinity in the Mid-Victorian Novel'


Karen Bourrier. The Measure of Manliness: Disability and Masculinity in the Mid-Victorian Novel. Corporealities: Discourses Of Disability Series. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2015. 184 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-472-05248-6; $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-07248-4.

Reviewed by Deborah Fratz (University of Wisconsin-Whitewater)
Published on H-Disability (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison

Author: 
Sabine Arnaud
Reviewer: 
Simon Jarrett

Jarrett on Arnaud, 'On Hysteria: The Invention of a Medical Category between 1670 and 1820'


Sabine Arnaud. On Hysteria: The Invention of a Medical Category between 1670 and 1820. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. Illustrations. 376 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-27554-3.

Reviewed by Simon Jarrett (Birkbeck College, University of London)
Published on H-Disability (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison

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