跳到内容
Death by a thousand cuts 预览资料
关闭预览资料
正在检查...

Death by a thousand cuts

著者: Timothy Brook; Jérôme Bourgon; Gregory Blue
出版商: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2008.
版本/格式:   打印图书 : 英语查看所有的版本和格式
提要:
"A unique interdisciplinary history, Death by a Thousand Cuts is the first book to explore the history, iconography, and legal contexts of Chinese tortures and executions from the tenth century until lingchi's abolition in 1905. The authors then turn their attention to an in-depth investigation of "oriental" tortures in the Western imagination. While early modern Europeans often depicted Chinese institutions as  再读一些...
评估:

(尚未评估) 0 附有评论 - 争取成为第一个。

主题
更多类似这样的

在线查找

与资料的链接

在图书馆查找

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; 正在查找有这资料的图书馆...

详细书目

提及的人: Georges Bataille
材料类型: 互联网资源
文档类型 图书, 互联网资源
所有的著者/提供者: Timothy Brook; Jérôme Bourgon; Gregory Blue
ISBN: 9780674027732 0674027736
OCLC号码: 163593490
奖励: Winner of Wallace K. Ferguson Prize 2009
Commended for PROSE Awards 2008
Nominated for John K. Fairbank Prize in East Asian History 2008
Nominated for David H. Pinkney Prize 2008
Nominated for Joseph Levenson Book Prize 2010
描述: xi, 320 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
内容: The execution of Wang Weiqin --
The laws of punishment in late Imperial China --
The origins of lingchi and problems of its legitimacy --
Lingchi in the Ming Dynasty --
Tormenting the dead --
Chinese torture in the Western mind --
Misreading lingchi --
Georges Bataille's interpretation --
Lingering on.
责任: Timothy Brook, Jérôme Bourgon, Gregory Blue.
更多信息

摘要:

In Beijing in 1904, multiple murderer Wang Weiqin became one of the last to suffer the extreme punishment known as lingchi, called by Western observers "death by a thousand cuts." This is the first  再读一些...

评论

社评

出版商概要

This elegant and innovatively transnational book is intent on restoring lingchi to the legal, moral, and political context in which it made some kind of sense--this is a history of violence that 再读一些...

 
用户提供的评论
正在获取GoodReads评论...
正在检索DOGObooks的评论

标签

所有的用户标签 (3)

查看最热门的标签,展示的形式是: 标签列表 | 标签云(tag cloud)

  • punishment  (白俄罗斯(Belarus) 1 个人)
  • tenthcentury  (白俄罗斯(Belarus) 1 个人)
  • torture  (白俄罗斯(Belarus) 1 个人)
确认申请

你可能已经申请过这份资料。如果还是想申请,请选确认。

关闭窗口

请登入WorldCat 

没有张号吗?很容易就可以 建立免费的账号.