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This ebook explores the social origins of the Western preoccupation with healthiness and environmental risks. It appears on the upward push of the dichotomy among the weak 'in' and the threatening 'out' by means of reading the pathologies linked to climate, household house, air flow, garments, and go back and forth in Britain on the flip of the nineteenth century.

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