Mutilating the Body

This title concerns the different ways in which people use their bodies for self-expression: tattooing, piercing, self-mutilation, which serve both individual and cultural needs.

Mutilating the Body

Mutilating the Body

This title concerns the different ways in which people use their bodies for self-expression: tattooing, piercing, self-mutilation, which serve both individual and cultural needs.

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Mutilating the Body
Language: en
Pages: 161
Authors: Kim Hewitt
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Popular Press

This title concerns the different ways in which people use their bodies for self-expression: tattooing, piercing, self-mutilation, which serve both individual and cultural needs.
Mutilating the body
Language: en
Pages: 436
Authors: Kimberly Allyn Hewitt
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher:

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When the Body Is the Target
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: Sharon Klayman Farber
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-11-05 - Publisher: Jason Aronson, Incorporated

In this comprehensive and insightful work, Dr. Sharon K. Farber provides an invaluable resource for the mental health professional who is struggling to understand self-harm and its origins. Using attachment theory to explain how addictive connections to pain and suffering develop, she discusses various kinds and functions of self-harm behavior.
Art and the Religious Impulse
Language: en
Pages: 155
Authors: Eric Michael Mazur
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Bucknell University Press

This collection explores the relationship between religion and the arts and challenges presumptions held in society about these two fields. Topics covered include church architecture, folk art, nineteenth-century classical music, contemporary fiction, recent film, performance art, and the battles over public funding of the arts.
Gendered Bodies
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Shuqin Cui
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-31 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Gendered Bodies introduces readers to women's visual art in contemporary China by examining how the visual process of gendering reshapes understandings of historiography, sexuality, pain, and space. When artists take the body as the subject of female experience and the medium of aesthetic experiment, they reveal a wealth of noncanonical

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