Languages of the Lash: Corporal Punishment and Identity in Imperial Russia

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Languages of the Lash: Corporal Punishment and Identity in Imperial Russia - Schrader, Abby M

Lashings, branding irons, and harsh treatment in labor camps all come to mind when one thinks of Russian methods of punishment. Analyzing the "languages of the lash" the official definitions and discussions of corporal punishment Schrader explores the relationship between the punishment of social deviants and the stability of the imperial Russian ...

Languages of the Lash: Corporal Punishment and Identity in Imperial Russia 2002, Northern Illinois University Press

ISBN-13: 9780875802893

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