The Ivory Leg in the Ebony Cabinet: Madness, Race, and Gender in Victorian America

@inproceedings{Cooley2001TheIL,
  title={The Ivory Leg in the Ebony Cabinet: Madness, Race, and Gender in Victorian America},
  author={Thomas F. Cooley},
  year={2001}
}
From Samuel Morton's collection of Native American skulls to William James's writings on the consciousnes of lost limbs, this book examines an array of artifacts that reflect 19th-century thinking about madness, race, and gender.