Vital Signs: Feminist Reconfigurations of the Biological Body

Vital Signs: Feminist Reconfigurations of the Biological Body

by Janet Price
     
 

Vital Signs vigorously brings feminist philosophical and postmodern thinking to bear on the topics of biomedicine and the body, examining issues such as meditating bodies; sexuality and the clinical encounter; the heart as metaphor; spatiality of bodies and sexual abuse; postcolonial bodies and the clinic; biopsychiatry; tanning; disabilities; and hysteria.See more details below

Overview

Vital Signs vigorously brings feminist philosophical and postmodern thinking to bear on the topics of biomedicine and the body, examining issues such as meditating bodies; sexuality and the clinical encounter; the heart as metaphor; spatiality of bodies and sexual abuse; postcolonial bodies and the clinic; biopsychiatry; tanning; disabilities; and hysteria.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780748609628
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
Publication date:
11/10/1998
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >