Being Human: De-Gendering Mental Anxiety; or Hysteria, Hypochondriasis and Traumatic Memory in Charlotte Brontë’s Villette

Alexandra Lewis

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Brontës and the Idea of the Human
Subtitle of host publicationScience, Ethics, and the Victorian Imagination
EditorsAlexandra Lewis
PublisherCambridge University Press
Chapter4
Pages84-106
Number of pages23
ISBN (Electronic)9781316651063
ISBN (Print)9781107154810, 1107154812
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2019

Publication series

NameCambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture
PublisherCambridge University Press

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Lewis, A. (2019). Being Human: De-Gendering Mental Anxiety; or Hysteria, Hypochondriasis and Traumatic Memory in Charlotte Brontë’s Villette. In A. Lewis (Ed.), The Brontës and the Idea of the Human : Science, Ethics, and the Victorian Imagination (pp. 84-106). (Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture). Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316651063