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The anatomy of Robert Knox

A. W. Bates

The anatomy of Robert Knox

murder, mad science and medical regulation in nineteenth-century Edinburgh

by A. W. Bates

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Published by Sussex Academic Press in Brighton [England], Portland, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Knox, Robert, -- 1791-1862,
  • Knox, Robert, -- 1791-1862,
  • Anatomists -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- Biography,
  • Physicians -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- Biography,
  • Medicine -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- History -- 19th century,
  • Physicians -- Scotland -- Biography,
  • Anatomists -- Scotland -- Biography,
  • Dissection -- history -- Scotland,
  • History, 19th Century -- Scotland

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementA. W. Bates.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQM16.K6 B38 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23687251M
    ISBN 109781845193812
    LC Control Number2009031749
    OCLC/WorldCa431933565

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    Robert Knox () is typically remembered as the Edinburgh anatomist to whom the murderers Burke and Hare sold the bodies of their victims. This association brought Knox infamy and damaged his life and career. Before the Burke and Hare scandal, Knox was one of the most famous, original and influential anatomists in Britain. He was also something of a dandy with a sophisticated. The Anatomy of Melancholy (full title: The Anatomy of Melancholy, What it is: With all the Kinds, Causes, Symptomes, Prognostickes, and Several Cures of Three Maine Partitions with their several Sections, Members, and Subsections. Philosophically, Medicinally, Historically, Opened and Cut Up) is a book by Robert Burton, first published in , but republished five more times over the Author: Robert Burton.

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His contemporaries knew him as the most celebrated anatomist in Britain, the author of a controversial book on race, and a radical natural philosopher with revolutionary ideas/5(4). Robert Knox is now remembered chiefly as the Edinburgh doctor who dissected corpses supplied by Burke and Hare.

His contemporaries knew him as the most celebrated anatomist in Britain, the author of a controversial book on race, and a radical natural philosopher with revolutionary ideas, who taught a generation of medical students that species and races were produced by/5.

A Manual of Artistic Anatomy [Robert Knox] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pagesCited by: 2. Robert Knox is now remembered chiefly as the Edinburgh doctor who dissected corpses supplied by Burke and Hare.

His contemporaries knew him as the most celebrated anatomist in Britain, the author of a controversial book on race, and a radical natural philosopher with revolutionary ideas, who taught a generation of medical students that species and races were produced by the operation of.

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[Book]. Sussex Academic Pr Full text not available from this repository. Type: Book Title: The Anatomy of Robert Knox: ISBN: ISBN Keywords: Biography & Cited by: 1. Dr. Robert Knox, the anatomist whose cadaver purchases kept William Burke and William Hare in the murder business, has always been an enigma.

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About the Author. A W Bates read anatomy, embryology and the history of medicine, gaining a Ph.D. from Queen Mary College and an MD from UCL, where he is honorary senior lecturer in pathology. He has taught topographical and pathological anatomy in London for more than 20 years/5(3).

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Robert Knox (–) is typically remembered as the Edinburgh anatomist to whom the murderers Burke and Hare sold the bodies of their victims. This association brought Knox infamy and damaged his life and career. Before the Burke and Hare scandal, Knox was one of the most famous, original and influential anatomists in by: 2.

T he Teacher of Anatomy must adapt his mode of instruction to the individual student some acquire knowledge most readily by description and demonstration, whilst to others a single glance at a diagram or drawing, compared at the same moment with nature, will at once convey the truth.

Robert Knox. M y success in life I gratefully attribute to the advantages I enjoyed as one of his. Robert Knox and the anatomy of beauty. Neher A(1). Author information: (1)Humanities Department, Dawson College, Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec H3Z 1A4, Canada. [email protected] Robert Knox () is typically remembered as the Edinburgh anatomist to whom the murderers Burke and Hare sold the bodies of their by: 2.

A stubborn iconoclast and prodigious investigator, Knox published nearly papers on dissections. Of his many books, The Races of Man () sought to explain how new species originated. His transcendental philosophy firmly advocated the linkage of man by structure and plan to.

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—anonymous children's song William Burke and William Hare. Days later, police discovered her remains in the surgery of the prominent anatomist Dr.

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