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Torture is a kind of punishment that can cause great pain to the human body or spirit, and it is a means of punishing a wrongful act or to obtain specific information, which is also called torture. In accordance with article 1 of the United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment: ... 酷刑，屬於一種會對人的肉體或精神造成極大痛苦的刑罰，其屬於一種手段，目的往往在於處罰某種不法行為或是以此取得特定的資訊，後者也稱為刑求。 根据联合国禁止酷刑和其他殘忍、不人道或有辱人格的待遇或處罰公约第1條的定义：...
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «酷刑» OVER TIME
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9 CHINESE BOOKS RELATING TO «酷刑»
Discover the use of 酷刑 in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to 酷刑 and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in Chinese literature.