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The bodies of women

ethics, embodiment, and sexual difference

by Rosalyn Diprose

  • 204 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminist ethics,
  • Woman (Philosophy) -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Human reproduction -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Sex differences -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Body image,
  • Body, Human -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Feminist theory

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [139]-145) and index.

    StatementRosalyn Diprose.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1395 .D57 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 148 p. ;
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1426868M
    ISBN 100415097827, 0415097835
    LC Control Number93037969

    Our Bodies, Ourselves for the New Century is the first major revision of this classic since and reflects the major changes that have occurred in every area of women's health. It is still the definitive consumer health reference of all new focus encompasses such controversial issues as: - Managing managed care and the insurance industry -- Questioning breast cancer treatment 4/5(2). Our Bodies, Ourselves was the kind of book that libraries banned and women stashed under their beds like pornography—a fixture of college dorm rooms that shocked conservatives with its candid.

      She shares five books about the politics of women’s bodies in space, noting that these five books demonstrate a concept put forth by Carmen Maria Machado: “A house is never apolitical. It is conceived, constructed, occupied, and policed by people with power, needs, and fears. Windex is . A new book seeks to unravel the mystery of how intelligent women and girls have such unhealthy notions about food and the body. Books: Why So Many Women Hate Their : Julie Scelfo.

    A Mind of Your Own offers a realistic action plan that women can use to heal their bodies, alleviate inflammation, and feel like themselves again without a single prescription. Bold, brave, and revolutionary, A Mind of Your Own takes readers on a journey of self-empowerment for radical transformation that goes far beyond symptom relief – into.   But after nearly 50 years, Our Bodies Ourselves, the Boston nonprofit home of the book, will stop publishing the pubescent tome amid a period of “transition.” The book, last updated in Author: Jessica Valenti.


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