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The Spectacle of Suffering: Executions and the Evolution of Repression

From a Preindustrial metropolis to the European Experience

by Pieter Spierenburg

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: c 1500 to c 1750,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Capital Punishment,
  • Punishment,
  • Europe,
  • Law / Legal History,
  • Amsterdam,
  • History,
  • Netherlands

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7734645M
    ISBN 100521261864
    ISBN 109780521261869


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Spierenburg, Cambridge University Press () “Rituals of Retribution: Capital Punishment in Germany ”, Richard J. Evans, Oxford University Press (May 9, ). Pieter Spierenburg is a professor of history at Erasmus University and the author of The Spectacle of Suffering: Executions and the Evolution of Repression.

[email protected] Pressey Hall Carmack Road Columbus, OH Imprisonment is widely seen as a humane improvement over corporal punishment. But social observers like Gresham M. Sykes pointed out that imprisonment entailed its own distinct set of deprivations, including the loss of liberty, goods and services, heterosexual relationships, autonomy, and : Victor L.

Shammas. The author analyses the different ways in which the concept of ‘culture’ is currently deployed in the sociology of punishment. Using a distinction first developed by W.H. Sewell Jr, he distinguishes two usages of the concept—culture as an analytical dimension of social relations (‘the cultural’) and culture as a collective entity (‘a culture’).Cited by: R E F E R E N C E S DALY, M.

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(C.U.P., ). McGowen, R. Civilizing Punishment: The End of the Public Execution in. The Spectacle of Suffering: Executions and the Evolution of Repression. New York: Cambridge UP, Watson, Robert N. The Rest is Silence: Death as Annihilation in the English Renaissance. Los Angeles: University of California Press, Wilson, Derek A.

The Tower: The Tumultuous History of the Tower of London from New York: Scribner. The breaking wheel or execution wheel, also known as the Catherine wheel or simply the Wheel, was a torture method used for public execution primarily in Europe from antiquity through Middle Ages into the early modern period by breaking a criminal's bones and/or bludgeoning them to .The Spectacle of Suffering: Executions and the Evolution of Repression: From a Preindustrial Metropolis to the European Experience.

Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, Spierenburg, Pieter, ed. Men and Violence: Gender, Honor, and Rituals in Modern Europe and America. Columbus: Ohio University Press,   Spierenburg, Pieter, The Spectacle of Suffering: Executions and the Evolution of Repression: From a Preindustrial Metropolis to the European Experience (Cambridge, ), 3 – 45; Foucault, Michel, Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison (New York, ), 32 – Cited by: 2.