Elaine Scarry Quote

Injury is the thing every exhausting piece of strategy and every single weapon is designed to bring into being: it is not something inadvertently produced on the way to producing something else but is the relentless object of all military activity.


The Body in Pain: The Making and Unmaking of the World (ed. Oxford University Press, 1985) - ISBN: 9780199741229

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Injury is the thing every exhausting piece of strategy and every single weapon is designed to bring into being: it is not something inadvertently...

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Injury is the thing every exhausting piece of strategy and every single weapon is designed to bring into being: it is not something inadvertently...

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Injury is the thing every exhausting piece of strategy and every single weapon is designed to bring into being: it is not something inadvertently...

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Injury is the thing every exhausting piece of strategy and every single weapon is designed to bring into being: it is not something inadvertently...