Humiliation : and other essays on honor, social discomfort, and violence (Book, 1993) [WorldCat.org]
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Humiliation : and other essays on honor, social discomfort, and violence

Author: William Ian Miller
Publisher: Ithaca ; London : Cornell University Press, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A brilliant, sometimes unsettling look at how ancient codes of honor figure in the social discomforts of everyday life.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Ian Miller
ISBN: 0801428815 9780801428814 0801481171 9780801481178
OCLC Number: 1170466348
Description: xii, 270 p ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: William Ian Miller.

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"In an illuminating and darkly intelligent study, Miller has revealed humiliation as the closet dominatrix she is, an emotion whose power to discipline us makes the world go round.... Miller makes Read more...

 
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