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A nervous state

violence, remedies, and reverie in colonial Congo

by Nancy Rose Hunt

  • 170 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine,
  • Social conditions,
  • Colonies,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-342) and index.

    StatementNancy Rose Hunt
    ContributionsDuke University Press
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT657 .H86 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 353 pages :
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26495724M
    ISBN 100822359464, 0822359650, 0822375249
    ISBN 109780822359463, 9780822359654, 9780822375241
    LC Control Number2015024233
    OCLC/WorldCa911255165

    A Nervous State: Violence, Remedies, and Reverie in Colonial Congo. Nancy Rose Hunt, Durham: Duke University Press, , pp. Nancy Rose Hunt’s dense and stimulating book continues her exploration of interpretive challenges posed by Congolese forest worlds to medically and anthropologically minded historians. A Nervous State: Violence, Remedies, and Reverie in Colonial Congo - Ebook written by Nancy Rose Hunt. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A Nervous State: Violence, Remedies, and Reverie in Colonial Congo.5/5(1).

    Scroll through as you like. The Keller et. al is superb, and I respond to a year's worth of book launches and the like at the end. It is a comment about impatient non-readers in our 21st century times among other things. Thanks to all!!   "A Nervous State is certainly one of the most elegant books I have seen over the last years and an impressive attempt at entangling, and at discussing entangled, narratives This book is certainly 'a must' for everyone engaging with the history of communities under colonial rule, especially for Central Africa, but also beyond."Author: Nancy Rose Hunt.

    This book explains the following topics: An overview of the Nervous System, Neuroradiology - The Imaging of the Brain, Coma - Unconscious state, Epilepsy, Paralysis - Stroke, Brain Hemorrhage, Migraine, Headaches and Vertigo, Movement Disorders and Dystonia, Parkinsonism, Dementia and tips to improve memory, Infectious diseases of the brain.   In contrast, the health repercussions of chronic unresolved PTSD can lead to long periods of time in which the defensive state of your parasympathetic nervous system is dominant. This imbalance is associated with digestive disturbances such as gastric reflux or irritable bowel syndrome, chronic pain conditions such as migraine headaches or.


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