The Body and Shame: Phenomenology, Feminism, and the Socially Shaped Body

The Body and Shame: Phenomenology, Feminism, and the Socially Shaped Body

by Luna Dolezal

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781498513586
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 11/15/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 222
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Luna Dolezal is an Irish Research Council ELEVATE Postdoctoral Fellow based in the Department of Philosophy, Durham University and the Trinity Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin.

Table of Contents

Chapter One: Shame and Philosophy: Introducing the Philosophical Significance of Body Shame
Chapter Two: Phenomenology of the Body and Shame: Visibility, Invisibility and the Seen Body
Chapter Three: Shame and the Socially Shaped Body: Michel Foucault and Norbert Elias
Chapter Four: The Politics of Shame: Phenomenology of Self-Presentation and Social (In)visibility
Chapter Five: Body Shame and Female Experience
Chapter Six: The Case of Cosmetic Surgery: The Body Shaped by Shame

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