Table of contents for Filth : dirt, disgust, and modern life / William A. Cohen and Ryan Johnson, editors.

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Introduction: Locating Filth
William A. Cohen
Part I. Fundamentals of Filth
1. Good and Intimate Filth
Christopher Hamlin
2. The New Historicism and the Psychopathology of Everyday Modern Life
David Trotter
Part II. Sanitation and the City
3. Sewage Treatments: Vertical Space and Waste in Nineteenth-Century Paris and London
David L. Pike
4. Medical Mapping: The Thames, the Body, and Our Mutual Friend
Pamela K. Gilbert
5. Confronting Sensory Crisis in the Great Stinks of London and Paris
David S. Barnes
Part III. Polluting the Bourgeois
6. Victorian Dust Traps
Eileen Cleere
7. "Dirty Pleasure": Trilby's Filth
Joseph Bristow
8. Merdre! Performing Filth in the Bourgeois Public Sphere 
Neil Blackadder
9. Foreign Matter: Imperial Filth
Joseph W. Childers
Part IV. Dirty Modernism
10. The Dustbins of History: Waste Management in Late-Victorian Utopias
Natalka Freeland
11. The Indian Subject of Colonial Hygiene
William Kupinse
12. Abject Academy
Benjamin Lazier

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

English literature -- England -- London -- History and criticism.
French literature -- France -- Paris -- History and criticism.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
French literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Paris (France) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Refuse and refuse disposal -- History -- 19th century.
Refuse and refuse disposal in literature.
Urban health -- History -- 19th century.
Sanitation -- History -- 19th century.
City and town life in literature.