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The Wild Boy of Aveyron

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$46.50 • £37.95 • €42.00

ISBN 9780674953000

Publication Date: 05/16/1979

Academic Trade

368 pages

3 halftones


Related Subjects

  • 1. A Wild Boy Is Found
  • 2. The Savage Described
  • 3. A Dispute over Diagnosis
  • 4. From Condillac to Itard
  • 5. The Return to Society
  • 6. A Report to His Excellency
  • 7. Interpreting the Legend
  • 8. Victor’s Legacy to the Deaf
  • 9. The Great Sign Controversy
  • 10. Itard’s Legacies
  • Chronology
  • Bibliography
  • Notes
  • Index

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