[Pertinence of the Elias approach in history of medicine].

  title={[Pertinence of the Elias approach in history of medicine].},
  author={Alexandre Wenger},
  journal={History and philosophy of the life sciences},
  volume={25 4},
Norbert Elias has notably influenced the historiography of the Early Modern Period since the 1970s. In the course of the borrowing of his concepts by different disciplines, the uniqueness of these concepts was nevertheless altered. This article aims to show that Elias' 'Sociology of configurations' proposed an original point of view on Longue Durée in… CONTINUE READING