The pathological empire: Early medical photography in China

Ari Heinrich

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    This paper provides an overview of the history, stylistic development and ideological features of medical photography in China during the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries. Based upon photographs found in personal and institutional collections, and published in medical journals and books, the author charts changing representations of China and the Chinese.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)25-38
    JournalHistory of Photography
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 2006


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