“The location of the author’s investigations, the body itself rather than the sphere of subjective representations of self and of function in cultures, is wholly new. The book explores various dissonances in thinking the relation between mind and body. It investigates issues that resist reduction to these binary terms. Volatile Bodies: Toward a Corporeal Feminism. By Elizabeth Grosz. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, Pp. vii + Volatile Bodies is launched with.

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Grosz Snippet view – Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. The Human Sciences in a Biological Age.

In focused on body fluids, and our different reactions to, say, period blood versus sperm, she puts tentatively her hypothesis: Being the raw material of social and cultural organization, it is “incomplete” and towadr subject to the endless rewriting and social inscription that constitute all sign systems.

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Ruth Noack – – Die Philosophin 7 Find it on Scholar. Forcefully Subverting or Reinforcing Dichotomies? Privacy Notice Accessibility Help. A Feminist Volwtile Disability Concept. This is a text of rare erudition and intellectual force.

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Merleau-Ponty ignores female sexuality ; privileges vision Indiana University Press Amazon. She looks as Freud, Lacan corplreal Schilder, and their main thoughts on the body in their work.

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Dan Kaufman – – Res Philosophica 91 1: I believe this work will be a landmark in future feminist thinking. Grosz Snippet view – It will not only introduce feminist to an enriching set of theoretical perspectives but set a high critical standard for feminist dialogues on the body.

These thinkers are not providing an account of “human” corporeality but of male corporeality.

The Body as Inscriptive Surface 7. It will not only introduce feminists to an enriching set of theoretical perspectives but sets a high critical standard for feminist dialogues on the status of the body. Juschka – – Routledge. Bloomington, IN iuporder indiana. Customer Reviews Comments There are currently no reviews Write a review on this title. Feminism and Film Maggie Humm No preview available – Indiana University Press, Space, Time, and Perversion: References to this book Hybrid Geographies: Phenomenology views the body as not an object, but as a lived body: No eBook available Amazon.


Social Science and Neuroscience Beyond Interdisciplinarity: While many theorists are addressed, it focuses on Foucault and his concepts of power and knowledge as they refer to the body. Indiana University Press Elizabeth Grosz – – Indiana University Press.

It investigates issues that resist reduction to these binary terms – psychosis, hypochondria, neurological disturbances, perversions and sexual deviation – and most particularly the toqard status of body fluids, and the female body. Queering the Ecological Body Politic. Toward a Corporeal Feminism Elizabeth A. Human biology is inherently social and has no pure or natural “origin” outside of culture.

Introduction and Acknowledgments Part I.