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Author Hurren, Elizabeth T.
Title Dissecting the criminal corpse : staging post-execution punishment in early modern England / Elizabeth T. Hurren.
Publisher London : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]


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Descript 326 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm.
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Contents PART I: INTRODUCTION.- 1. The Condemned Body Leaving the Courtroom.- 2. Becoming Really Dead: Dying by Degrees.- 3. In Bad Shape: Sensing the Criminal Corpse.- PART II: PREAMBLE.- 4. Delivering Post-Mortem 'Harm': Cutting the Corpse.- 5. Mapping Punishment:Provincial Places to Dissect.- 6. The Disappearing Body: Dissection to the Extremities.- PART III: CONCLUSION.- 7. The Anatomical Legacy of the Criminal Corpse.
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Author Hurren, Elizabeth T.
Series Palgrave historical studies in the criminal corpse and its afterlife
Palgrave historical studies in the criminal corpse and its afterlife.
Subject Hanging -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Human dissection -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Descript 326 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm.
Content text
still image
Media unmediated
Carrier volume
Note "This book is open access under a CC BY license"--Back cover.
Contents PART I: INTRODUCTION.- 1. The Condemned Body Leaving the Courtroom.- 2. Becoming Really Dead: Dying by Degrees.- 3. In Bad Shape: Sensing the Criminal Corpse.- PART II: PREAMBLE.- 4. Delivering Post-Mortem 'Harm': Cutting the Corpse.- 5. Mapping Punishment:Provincial Places to Dissect.- 6. The Disappearing Body: Dissection to the Extremities.- PART III: CONCLUSION.- 7. The Anatomical Legacy of the Criminal Corpse.
ISBN 9781137582485 (hbk.) :
Author Hurren, Elizabeth T.
Series Palgrave historical studies in the criminal corpse and its afterlife
Palgrave historical studies in the criminal corpse and its afterlife.
Subject Hanging -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Human dissection -- England -- History -- 18th century.
LOCATION SHELVED AT LOAN TYPE STATUS
 BJL Education Resources 1st floor Mezzanine  HV8579 .H87 2016  4 WEEK LOAN  AVAILABLE

Subject Hanging -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Human dissection -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Descript 326 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm.
Content text
still image
Media unmediated
Carrier volume
Note "This book is open access under a CC BY license"--Back cover.
Contents PART I: INTRODUCTION.- 1. The Condemned Body Leaving the Courtroom.- 2. Becoming Really Dead: Dying by Degrees.- 3. In Bad Shape: Sensing the Criminal Corpse.- PART II: PREAMBLE.- 4. Delivering Post-Mortem 'Harm': Cutting the Corpse.- 5. Mapping Punishment:Provincial Places to Dissect.- 6. The Disappearing Body: Dissection to the Extremities.- PART III: CONCLUSION.- 7. The Anatomical Legacy of the Criminal Corpse.
ISBN 9781137582485 (hbk.) :

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