Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 August 2017

328 Pages | 48 b/w illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781784995164

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The Hurt(ful) Body

Performing and Beholding Pain, 1600-1800

edited by Tomas Macsotay, Cornelis van der Haven, and Karel Vanhaesebrouck

Published by Manchester University Press

Brings into mutual dialogue several existing strands of the study of pain and embodied violence. The volume>'s two-fold approach, themed both on the hurt and hurt-inducing body, is unique. It encompasses both the victim>'s presence as an image or performed event of pain and the transmitted burden or


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