First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor a Francis, an informa company.In this scene the dead body itself had been replaced by a transformed, embalmed, and cosmeticized version of itself. The body ... The embalmed body had a single pose, just as the military cemetery had a single sort of headstone. In both cases the dead ... And the new dead have what might be characterized as a new career, as do the dead in consolation literature. Their career is very different: it is their job to be dead, and to remain unchanged in their deaths for as long as possible.
|Title||:||Perspectives on Embodiment|
|Author||:||Gail Weiss, Honi Fern Haber|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2002-05-03|