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Writing to fellow physicians: literary genres and medical questions in Louis Odier’s (1748-1817) correspondence

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Published in Vasset, Sophie. Medicine and Narration in the Eighteenth Century. Oxford: Voltaire Foundation. 2013, p. 47-63
Abstract Correspondance between physicians reveals much about their medical practices and the theoretical frame within which they evolve. Concentrating on a correspondance between Daniel De la Roche and Louis Odier, this chapter explores the uses these authors make of case histories and the different cultural genres to which they refer.
Keywords HistoireMédecinRécit de casLittérature médicale18e siècle.
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ISBN: 978-0729410656
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Research group Histoire, littérature et médecine (784)
Project FNS: 100011-122584
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RIEDER, Philip Alexander. Writing to fellow physicians: literary genres and medical questions in Louis Odier’s (1748-1817) correspondence. In: Vasset, Sophie (Ed.). Medicine and Narration in the Eighteenth Century. Oxford : Voltaire Foundation, 2013. p. 47-63. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:85044

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