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Embodying gender, Alexandra Howson

Label
Embodying gender
Title
Embodying gender
Statement of responsibility
Alexandra Howson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Surveying all the key concepts in the field, this book introduces us to an extensive range of 'narratives of embodiment' and presents a full analysis of the most important texts in new feminist theories of the body
Cataloging source
UKM
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Howson, Alexandra
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Human body
  • Body image
  • Gender identity
  • Feminist theory
Label
Embodying gender, Alexandra Howson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The idea for the book came from a seminar that Anne Witz and I organized at the University of Edinburgh in 1997 ..." -- acknowledgements
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [154]-173) and index
Contents
Locating the body in sociological thought -- Academic feminism and the corporeal turn -- Imag(in)ery, representations, and subjectivity -- Mirrors, lips, and other metaphors : feminism, the body, and psychoanalysis -- Embodying gender/gendering the body
Control code
ocm57428867
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 177 p.
Isbn
9780761959946
Lccn
2004099438
Label
Embodying gender, Alexandra Howson
Publication
Note
"The idea for the book came from a seminar that Anne Witz and I organized at the University of Edinburgh in 1997 ..." -- acknowledgements
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [154]-173) and index
Contents
Locating the body in sociological thought -- Academic feminism and the corporeal turn -- Imag(in)ery, representations, and subjectivity -- Mirrors, lips, and other metaphors : feminism, the body, and psychoanalysis -- Embodying gender/gendering the body
Control code
ocm57428867
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 177 p.
Isbn
9780761959946
Lccn
2004099438

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