Table of contents for The wound and the witness : the rhetoric of torture / Jennifer R. Ballengee.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION									1
CHAPTER 1 
The Legal Body:
The Symbolic Corpse in Sophocles¿ Oedipus at Colonus and Antigone 		24
CHAPTER 2 
The Political Body: 
Pain and Punishment in Sophocles¿ Oedipus Rex and Oedipus at Colonus	60
CHAPTER 3 
The Erotic Body: 
Mutilation and Desire in Achilles Tatius¿ Leukippe and Kleitophon 		96
CHAPTER 4 
The Moral Body: 
The Figure of Suffering in Prudentius¿ Peristephanon Liber			134
EPILOGUE 
Pain and Public Opinion: 
The Rhetoric of Torture and the Media						187
NOTES										188
BIBLIOGRAPHY									244

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Classical literature -- History and criticism.
Torture in literature.