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Author Burrus, Virginia.

Title Saving shame : martyrs, saints, and other abject subjects / Virginia Burrus
Published Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 193 pages)
Series Divinations
Contents Introduction: Outing shame -- Shameless witnesses -- An embarrassment of flesh -- The desire and pursuit of humiliation -- Shameful confessions -- Afterword: Shame, politics, love
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-186) and index
Subject Humiliation.
Shame -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008295537
ISBN 0812201515 (electronic bk.)
9780812201512 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)