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representation of bodily pain in late nineteenth-century English culture

by Lucy Bending

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
    • Pain in literature,
    • Pain -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
    • Body, Human, in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-298) and index.

      StatementLucy Bending.
      SeriesOxford English monographs
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR468.P15 B46 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 309 p. :
      Number of Pages309
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3968239M
      ISBN 100198187173
      LC Control Number2001274363
      OCLC/WorldCa43970495

      Current books on literature and science in the long nineteenth century include: Will Abberley, English Fiction and the Evolution of Language, Rachel Ablow, Victorian Pain Richard Adelman, Idleness and Aesthetic Consciousness, Vicky Albritton and Fredrik Albritton Jonsson, Green Victorians: The Simple Life in John Ruskin’s Lake District.   (28) See Lucy Bending, The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ), pp. (29) `Touch and Taste in Animals', Chamber's Journal of Popular Literature, Science, and Arts, 5th series, 9 (), (p.

        In the July issue of Practical Pain Management,1 we covered the history of pain spanning the 17th and 18th centuries. Understanding the history of pain can help practitioners and researchers grasp the nature of pain, and demonstrate how the pain management specialty grew to include the current range of treatment options. Introduced by the British in the late nineteenth century, English was the language of colonial administration. After independence, it became the official language, used in government, commerce, and education. Official publications and most major newspapers appear in English, which often is spoken on radio and television.

      While still a certified patient, in March , it was noted that he ‘[a]t times complains of severe pain on the top of his head, to relieve which at his suggestion he has had several setons at different times in the back of his neck.’ 69 This was an unusual method of treatment in late nineteenth-century medicine – particularly psychiatry. Modern critical analysis of nineteenth-century women's literature seeks, in part, to understand the underlying reasons that women authors, especially in America, Britain, and France, were able to.


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Representation of bodily pain in late nineteenth-century English culture by Lucy Bending Download PDF EPUB FB2

: The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture (Oxford English Monographs) (): Bending, Lucy: BooksCited by: This book presents a study of the ways in which concepts of pain were treated across a broad range of late Victorian writing, placing literary texts alongside sermons, medical textbooks and the campaigning leaflets.

Pain is not a shared, cross-cultural phenomenon and this book uses the examples of fire-walking, flogging, and tattooing to show that, despite the fact that pain is often invoked as a marker of. This book presents a study of the ways in which concepts of pain were treated across a broad range of late Victorian writing, placing literary texts alongside sermons, medical textbooks, and campaigning leaflets in order to suggest patterns of presentation and evasion to be perceived throughout the different texts : Lucy Bending.

Get this from a library. The representation of bodily pain in late nineteenth-century English culture. [Lucy Bending] -- This is a study of the ways in which concepts of pain were treated across a broad range of late-Victorian writing. The book places literary texts alongside sermons, medical books and.

Pain is not a shared, cross-cultural phenomenon and this book uses the examples of fire-walking, flogging, and tattooing to show that, despite the fact that pain is often invoked as a marker of shared human identity, understandings of pain are sharplyaffected by class, gender, race.

The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture Article   in   Albion A Quarterly Journal Concerned with British Studies 34(1)   January   with  42 Reads  How we Author: Lucy Bending. Abstract/Summary This book deals with bodily pain in the late Victorian period, considering the ways in which its understanding is shaped by medicine and theology.

In the first two chapters I establish the cultural and historical background to physical suffering in the late nineteenth century, as the Christian paradigm for suffering (the subject of the first chapter) lost its pre-eminance to that of medicine (Chapter Two).

The next two chapters are concerned with the problem of the expressibility of pain. The representation of bodily pain in late nineteenth-century English culture. Abstract: This dissertation presents a study of the ways in which concepts of pain were treated across a broad range of late Victorian writing, placing literary texts alongside sermons, medical textbooks and campaigning leaflets, in order to suggest a pattern of representation and evasion to be perceived throughout the.

The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture. Oxford: Oxford University Press, The Representations of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture () draws on li terary and medical texts, as well as relig ious trac ts, to illustrate how, while bodily pain is.

Lucy Bending, The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture (Oxford: Oxford University Press, ), p. Back to context Bending, p. Ralph Gibson argues that this shift occurred in France in the nineteenth century. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture (Oxford English Monographs) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.3/5.

5 The Representations of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture () draws on literary and medical texts, as well as religious tracts, to illustrate how, while bodily pain is generally considered to be a sensation shared universally by all, it is experienced and communicated differently by each individual, depending on their position in society and the cultural context within which they exist.

Bending, L. () The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Literature. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Best, G. () War and Law since   Progress in pain research and management.

Vol Seattle: IASP Press. Campbell, L J () Principle and Practice: An analysis of nineteenth and twentieth century euthanasia debates (). Unpublished PhD Thesis. University of Edinburgh, p Bending, L () The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth Century English Culture.

However, we still know remarkably little about how people actually experienced pain in the past – see Lucy Bending’s The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture (Oxford Clarendon Press, ).

The alleviation of pain has been explored much more frequently than its. This introductory chapter sets out the focus of this book, namely the arguments over the meaning and interpretation of pain as they appeared in many different forms of literature — whether novels, medical textbooks, campaigning pamphlets, advertisements, or sermons — primarily in the last two decades of the 19th century.

Continued interest in representations of the body is reflected in Lucy Bending's absorbing study The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture.

Bending argues that the experience and understanding of pain varies in treatment among late nineteenth-century texts according to gender, race, and class. NCL ii[] includes the following reviews: The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture, by Lucy Bending, reviewed by Allison Pease (NCL ii[] –2); Desire and Excess: The Nineteenth-Century Culture of Art, by Johan Siegel, reviewed by Hilary Fraser (NCL ii[] –4); Victorian Writing.

She has authored ‘The Additional Attraction of Affliction: Disability, Sex and Genre Trouble in Barchester Towers’, Victorian Literature and Culture (August ), and ‘Noble Lives: Writing Masculinity and Disability in the Late Nineteenth Century’, Nineteenth-Century Contexts (September ),   L u c y B e n d i n g, The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture.

Oxford: Clarendon Press, Pp. x 1 $ Lucy BendingÕs new book investigates the various meanings attributed to pain by late Victorians through Christianity, medicine, vivisection, anthropological classiÞcation, and ßogging.BRANCH: Britain, Representation and Nineteenth-Century History.

Ed. Dino Franco Felluga. Extension of Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net. Web. [Here, add your last date of access to BRANCH].

WORKS CITED. Bending, Lucy. The Representation of Bodily Pain in Late Nineteenth-Century English Culture. Oxford: Clarendon Press, Print.