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Medicinal Cannibalism is devoted, instead, to analyzing how the period's discourses on cannibalism, corporeal punishment, and the Catholic Eucharist repeatedly intersect with representations of corpse medicine.
During the workshop] the local council highlighted important children's issues such as early marriage, child laborers, refugee children and corporeal punishment in schools and in juvenile detention centers.
Strategic Initiatives for Women in the Horn of African (SIHA Network) released a statement on the case describing the judgment as 'problematic in multiple ways least of all for the application of one of the most brutal forms of corporeal punishment.
She notes the position of slaves and male children among the Romans and the role of corporeal punishment in correcting and forming them into useful members of the family.
Women, in particular, were warned against proud speech, and public corporeal punishment corrected women who were found guilty of inappropriate speech.