Book ID: CBB001214266

Knowledge and Pain (2012)

unapi

Cohen, Esther (Editor)
Toker, Leona (Editor)
Consonni, Manuela (Editor)
Dror, Otniel E. (Editor)


Rodopi


Publication Date: 2012
Physical Details: xviii + 406 pp.; ill.
Language: English

This book is a collection of new and controversial views on pain, its accessibility to understanding and its influence on knowledge. Despite contrary assumptions, the volume argues for the possibility to externalise and communicate pain through language, narrative and social contextualisation. Expressions and responses to pain are historicized and studied within several humanitarian disciplines.

...More

Description Partial contents:


Reviewed By

Review Bourke, Joanna (2013) Review of "Knowledge and Pain". Bulletin of the History of Medicine (pp. 685-686). unapi

Includes Chapters

Chapter Cohen, Esther (2012) “If You Prick Us, Do We Not Bleed?” Reflections on the Diminishing of the Other's Pain. In: Knowledge and Pain (p. 25). unapi

Chapter Yeager, R. F. (2012) Gower and Chaucer on Pain and Suffering: Jephte's Daughter in the Bible, the “Physician's Tale”, and the Confessio Amantis. In: Knowledge and Pain (p. 43). unapi

Chapter Altbauer-Rudnik, Michal (2012) The Changing Faces of Love Torments: Continuity and Rupture in the Medical Diagnosis of Lovesickness in the Modern West. In: Knowledge and Pain (p. 85). unapi

Chapter Michaels, Paula A. (2012) Pain and Blame: Psychological Approaches to Obstetric Pain, 1950--1980. In: Knowledge and Pain (p. 231). unapi

Chapter Cohen-Hanegbi, Na'ama (2012) Pain as Emotion: The Role of Emotional Pain in Fifteenth-Century Italian Medicine and Confession. In: Knowledge and Pain (p. 63). unapi

Chapter Kahan, Michéle Bokobsza (2012) The Rhetoric of Pain: Religious Convulsions and Miraculous Healings in the Jansenist Parish of Saint Médard, Paris (1727--1732). In: Knowledge and Pain (p. 107). unapi

Citation URI
http://data.isiscb.org/isis/citation/CBB001214266/

Similar Citations

Chapter Cohen-Hanegbi, Na'ama; (2012)
Pain as Emotion: The Role of Emotional Pain in Fifteenth-Century Italian Medicine and Confession (/isis/citation/CBB001214269/) unapi

Book Boddice, Rob; (2014)
Pain and Emotion in Modern History (/isis/citation/CBB001202301/) unapi

Book Rob Boddice; (2017)
Pain: A Very Short Introduction (/isis/citation/CBB078010554/) unapi

Book Dormandy, Thomas; (2006)
The Worst of Evils: The Fight Against Pain (/isis/citation/CBB000741945/) unapi

Book Ron E. Hassner; (2022)
Anatomy of Torture (/isis/citation/CBB586193994/) unapi

Book Anita Guerrini; (2022)
Experimenting with Humans and Animals: From Aristotle to CRISPR (/isis/citation/CBB030333227/) unapi

Chapter Tousignant, Noemi; (2014)
A Quantity of Suffering: Measuring Pain as Emotion in the Mid-Twentieth Century United States (/isis/citation/CBB001202328/) unapi

Book Casagrande, Carla; Vecchio, Silvana; (2009)
Piacere e dolore: Materiali per una storia delle passioni nel Medioevo (/isis/citation/CBB001020522/) unapi

Article Dolores Martín Moruno; (2016)
Pain as Practice in Paolo Mantegazza’s Science of Emotions (/isis/citation/CBB613328251/) unapi

Article Justin Garson; (2016)
Two types of psychological hedonism (/isis/citation/CBB619512357/) unapi

Book Tomas Macsotay; Kornee van der Haven; Karel Vanhaesebrouck; (2017)
The Hurt(ful) Body: Performing and Beholding Pain, 1600-1800 (/isis/citation/CBB502700295/) unapi

Article Veronica Boix Mansilla; Michèle Lamont; Kyoko Sato; (July 2016)
Shared Cognitive–Emotional–Interactional Platforms: Markers and Conditions for Successful Interdisciplinary Collaborations (/isis/citation/CBB848487776/) unapi

Book Kyle Bladow; Jennifer Ladino; (2018)
Affective Ecocriticism: Emotion, Embodiment, Environment (/isis/citation/CBB734160345/) unapi

Chapter Cohen, Esther; (2012)
“If You Prick Us, Do We Not Bleed?” Reflections on the Diminishing of the Other's Pain (/isis/citation/CBB001214267/) unapi

Chapter Salmón, Fernando; (2011)
From Patient to Text? Narratives of Pain and Madness in Medical Scholasticism (/isis/citation/CBB001251759/) unapi

Article Wilson, Nicole; (2013)
The Semantics of Pain in Greco-Roman Antiquity (/isis/citation/CBB001320357/) unapi

Chapter Burney, Ian; (2006)
Anaesthesia and the Evaluation of Surgical Risk in Mid-Nineteenth-Century Britain (/isis/citation/CBB001221055/) unapi

Article Rogers, Naomi; (2008)
“Silence Has Its Own Stories”: Elizabeth Kenny, Polio and the Culture of Medicine (/isis/citation/CBB000774305/) unapi

Authors & Contributors
Vecchio, Silvana
Cohen, Esther
Casagrande, Carla
Boddice, Rob
Dormandy, Thomas
Rogers, Naomi
Journals
Social History of Medicine
Journal of the History of the Neurosciences
Osiris: A Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Science, Technology and Human Values
Spontaneous Generations
Publishers
Yale University Press
SISMEL edizioni del Galluzzo
Palgrave Macmillan
Jeremy Hugh Baron
Johns Hopkins University Press
Oxford University Press
Concepts
Pain
Emotions; passions
Medicine
Medicine, general histories
Anesthesia
Therapeutic practice; therapy; treatment
People
Petrus de Abano
Galen
Kenny, Elizabeth
Alighieri, Dante
Albertus Magnus
Thomas Aquinas, Saint
Time Periods
Medieval
19th century
20th century
17th century
18th century
15th century
Places
United States
Italy
China
Europe
Great Britain
France
Institutions
Bologna. Università
Université de Montpellier
Comments

Be the first to comment!

{{ comment.created_by.username }} on {{ comment.created_on | date:'medium' }}

Log in or register to comment