The Resource The modulated scream : pain in late medieval culture, Esther Cohen

The modulated scream : pain in late medieval culture, Esther Cohen

Label
The modulated scream : pain in late medieval culture
Title
The modulated scream
Title remainder
pain in late medieval culture
Statement of responsibility
Esther Cohen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides an integral, readable account of changing attitudes toward pain in late medieval Europe. Since pain itself cannot be known, the book looks at pain by chronicling what people wrote about it, and what they did with and about that
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947 December 21-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cohen, Esther
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN682.P25
LC item number
C64 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pain in literature
  • Pain
  • Suffering
  • Torture
  • Pain
  • Suffering
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Middle Ages
  • Pain in literature
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Middle Ages
  • Pain
  • Pain
  • Suffering
  • Suffering
  • Torture
  • Pijn
  • Lijden
  • Religieuze aspecten
  • Smärta i litteraturen
  • Schmerz
  • Schmerz
  • Kultur
  • Literatur
  • Schmerz
  • Motiv
  • Schmerz
  • Folter
  • Martyrium
  • Leid
  • Christentum
Label
The modulated scream : pain in late medieval culture, Esther Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Setting the stage -- Manipulating pain -- The uses of suffering -- "Twisting the mind": torture and truth-finding -- Alleviating pain -- The script of pain behavior -- Knowledge from pain -- The vocabulary and typology of pain -- The Christian history of humanity -- Human and divine passion -- Impassibility -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 393 pages
Isbn
9780226112671
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010004793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40017877761
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)457149355
  • (OCoLC)ocn457149355
Label
The modulated scream : pain in late medieval culture, Esther Cohen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Setting the stage -- Manipulating pain -- The uses of suffering -- "Twisting the mind": torture and truth-finding -- Alleviating pain -- The script of pain behavior -- Knowledge from pain -- The vocabulary and typology of pain -- The Christian history of humanity -- Human and divine passion -- Impassibility -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 393 pages
Isbn
9780226112671
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010004793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40017877761
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)457149355
  • (OCoLC)ocn457149355

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