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作者 Bayatrizi, Zohreh
書名 Life Sentences : The Modern Ordering of Mortality
出版項 Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2008
©2008
國際標準書號 9781442688490 (electronic bk.)
9780802097552
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版本 2nd ed
說明 1 online resource (217 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- List of Tables and Figures -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: The Modern Ordering of Mortality -- 1 Thou Shalt Not Die Violently: Death and the Modern Problematic of Order -- 2 Thou Shalt Not Die Prematurely: The Political Economy of Death -- 3 Thou Shalt Not Kill Thyself: The De-moralization of Suicide -- 4 Thou Shalt Not Die an Undignified Death: The Discursive Constitution of Death with Dignity -- Conclusion: Thou Shalt Die an Orderly Death -- References -- Index of Names -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W -- Y -- Z -- Index of Subjects -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Zohreh Bayatrizi examines the many concerted attempts from the last 350 years to strip death of its mystery, and to order, manage, and transform it from an individualized and fatalistic event to a social phenomenon that allows intervention
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Bayatrizi, Zohreh Life Sentences : The Modern Ordering of Mortality Toronto : University of Toronto Press,c2008 9780802097552
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