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Missing Bodies

Pub Date : 2009-07-01 | Author : Monica J. Casper | Publisher : NYU Press

ISBN 10 : 0814717152
ISBN 13 : 9780814717158

We know more about the physical body—how it begins, how it responds to illness, even how it decomposes—than ever before. Yet not all bodies are created equal, some bodies clear..


Missing Bodies

Pub Date : 1994 | Author : Brian Marriner | Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 0099303183
ISBN 13 : 9780099303183

From mutiny and piracy on the high seas to the case of Muriel McKay, who was probably fed to the pigs by her kidnappers, this is a collection of murder cases in which the victims' ..


Bodies Of Evidence

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Paul Sant Cassia | Publisher : Berghahn Books

ISBN 10 : 1571816461
ISBN 13 : 9781571816467

In the course of hostilities between Greek and Turkish Cypriots between 1963 and 1974, over 2000 persons, both Greek and Turkish Cypriots, went "missing" in Cyprus, an island in th..


Bodies

Pub Date : 2010-07-09 | Author : Susie Orbach | Publisher : Profile Books

ISBN 10 : 9781847651266
ISBN 13 : 1847651267

In the past decades, the pressure to perfect and design our bodies has been unprecedented. Men are encouraged to surgically pump up their pecs, breast enhancement is a sweet sixtee..


Intrigue

Pub Date : 2014-05-14 | Author : Allan Hepburn | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 0300148488
ISBN 13 : 9780300148480

'Intrigue' examines the tradition of the spy narrative in the 20th century, setting the historical contexts for the main themes of the genre, such as the Cambridge spy ring & the P..



Convulsing Bodies

Pub Date : 2014-11-05 | Author : Mark D. Jordan | Publisher : Stanford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780804792806
ISBN 13 : 0804792801

By using religion to get at the core concepts of Michel Foucault's thinking, this book offers a strong alternative to the way that the philosopher's work is read across the humanit..