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Selected Philosophical, Historical,
and Ideological Papers, Volume 1,
Part 2: The Finite
by Eric v.d. Luft
XI. Philosophy of Art
XI.1. "Toward a Unified Concept of Art"
XI.2. "Nietzsche's Philosophy of Art: Aestheticist or Contextualist?"
XI.3. "Commentary on 'Francis Bacon: Plan and Accident' by Thalia Welsh"
XI.4. "The Church of the Ascension, New York City: Environment, Ritual,
and the Philosophy of Art" (with Lucy L. Bowditch)
XI.5. "Physiognomy, Phrenology, and the Origins of Racial Classification:
The Artistic Anatomy of Sir Charles Bell"
XII. Philosophy of Medicine
XII.1. "Stuffing up the Cracks or Falling Through Them: How a Philosopher
Does History of Medicine"
XII.2. "Conflict of Interest in Right-to-Die Cases"
XII.3. "Philosophical and Religious Aspects of the Medicalization of Assisted
Suicide and Capital Punishment" (with Kathy Faber-Langendoen)
XII.4. "Nomenclature as the Legitimation of Complaint: The Terminological
History of Fibromyalgia" (with Diane Davis Luft)
XIII. Hegel and Medicine
XIII.1. "The Birth of Spirit for Hegel out of the Travesty of Medicine"
XIII.2. "Hegel's Philosophy of Medicine"
XIV. Women as Doctors, Women as Patients
XIV.1. "Elizabeth Blackwell (1821-1910): The Modern World's First
XIV.2. "Sarah Loguen Fraser (1850-1933): An Early African-American
XIV.3. "Physicians' Attitudes Toward Women Patients in the Nineteenth
XV. History of Medicine
XV.1. "Arthur Ecker's Contributions to Pain Management"
XV.2. "Medical Curriculum in Upstate New York, 1809-2000"
XV.3. "The Search for Miracle Cures in the Nineteenth Century"
XV.4. "Edward Cutbush, M.D. (1772-1843), Founder of the SUNY
Upstate College of Medicine"
XV.5. "Commentary on 'Cullen, Hume and the Philadelphia Medical
School' by Nina Reid-Maroney and on 'Who Made Up the
Eighteenth-Century Scottish Medical World?' by Roger Emerson"
XV.6. "Benjamin Smith Barton's Elements of Botany (1803):
A Retrospective Book Review"
XV.7. "The First Ovariotomy"
XVI. Libraries: Repositories of Civilization; Librarians:
Guardians of Culture
XVI.1. "Surviving the Danger Period: Collection Development
in Medical Special Collections"
XVI.2. "Rare Book Catalogers and the Internet"
XVI.3. "Financing North American Medical Libraries in the
Nineteenth Century" (with Godfrey S. Belleh)
XVI.4. "Two Bibliographical Notes"
XVII. Social and Political Ethics
XVII.1. "Edgar Bauer and the Origins of the Theory of Terrorism"
XVII.2. "Some Ethical Aspects of the Meaninglessness of Genealogy"
XVII.3. "The Dynamics of Forgiveness"
XVII.4. "The Mutual Influence of Rock Music and Antiwar Politics
XVIII. Two Poems
XVIII.2. "Iliados A, 49"