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Suspension

  • By: Jessica Simpson Pearce
  • In: Encyclopedia of Social Deviance
  • Edited by: Craig J. Forsyth & Heith Copes
  • Subject:Psychopathology, Crime & Deviance (general)

Flesh hook suspension involves the hanging of an individual from hooks that have been inserted either through the skin or existing body piercing. Suspensions take place in front of a small group or at a performance with a larger gathering. Although ...

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