2947-240772932-API-510-Study-Material-1-merged-ilovepdf-compressed.docx

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345 aplican lo mismo a la novela que a los estudios anatómicos. 532 (Bravo Villasante, Vida 91). Description is associated with conceptualization and this is a first step in the process of control, 533 desire for control being an understandable response to the threat of destabilizing change. Galdós‘s connection with the medical profession has been referred to in the critical literature but has lacked analysis adequate to record the depth of Galdós‘s identification with clinical medicine. 534 His use of the metanarrative of degeneration theory has been referred to superficially, and sometimes erroneously, by others. The intention of this study has been to trace the evolution of the theory of degeneration in the nineteenth century and to make clearer the extent of Galdós‘s use of the theory in his fictional representations. The aim has also been to relate his use of the theory to the degenerationist ideas prevalent in his time and to the social tensions that provoked them. It is my hope that this study will promote a deeper understanding of a
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  • Spring '16
  • Dr. Ron Macias
  • Dysgenics, Bravo Villasante

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