Perspectives on Human Suffering by Jeff Malpas,Norelle Lickiss

By Jeff Malpas,Norelle Lickiss

This quantity brings jointly quite a number interdisciplinary views on a subject of principal significance, yet which has another way tended to be approached from inside of only one or one other disciplinary framework. many of the essays contained right here comprise some extent of interdisciplinarity of their personal process, however the quantity however divides into 3 major sections: Philosophical issues; Humanities techniques; felony, scientific, and healing contexts.

The quantity comprises essays by way of philosophers, clinical practitioners and researchers, historians, attorneys, literary, Classical, and Judaic students. The essays are united via a typical difficulty with the query of the human personality of affliction, and the calls for that ache, and the popularity of affliction, make upon us.

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