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“Blood made white”: the relationship between blood and breastmilk in early modern England

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posted on 05.11.2019, 11:57 by Jennifer Evans, Sara Read
This article explores the idea that breastmilk was considered to be a form of blood in the humoral system.

History

School

  • The Arts, English and Drama

Department

  • English and Drama

Published in

Hektoen International: A Journal of Medical Humanities

Volume

11

Issue

4

Publisher

Hektoen International

Version

AM (Accepted Manuscript)

Publication date

2019-11-05

Notes

This co-authored piece has been entered for the Hektoen prize for blood themed essays. Winners to be announced in January 2020.

ISSN

2155-3017

Language

en

Depositor

Dr Sara Read Deposit date: 5 November 2019

Exports

Loughborough Publications

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