By (author) François Delaporte
François Delaporte is Professor Emeritus of the University of Picardia Jules Verne. Several of his books have been translated into English, including Disease and Civilization: The Cholera in Paris, 1832; The History of Yellow Fever; Anatomy of the Passions; and Nature’s Second Kingdom. He also edited A Vital Rationalist:Selected Writings of Georges Canguilhem.
Translated: Arthur Goldhammer
Arthur Goldhammer is Senior Affiliate of the Center for European Studies at Harvard University.
Foreword: Todd Meyers
Todd Meyers is Associate Professor of Anthropology at New York University-Shanghai. He is the author of The Clinic and Elsewhere: Addiction, Adolescents, and the Afterlife of Therapy.