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Missing bodies [electronic resource] : the politics of visibility / Monica J. Casper and Lisa Jean Moore.

By: Casper, Monica J, 1966-.
Contributor(s): Moore, Lisa Jean, 1967-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Biopolitics (New York, N.Y.): Publisher: New York : New York University Press, c2009Description: 1 online resource (x, 223 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781441626929 (electronic bk.); 1441626921 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Human body (Philosophy) | Body image | Mortality | Masculinity | Equality | PHILOSOPHY -- Movements -- HumanismGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Missing bodies.DDC classification: 306.4/613 | 128 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
The bodies we see, and some that are not here -- Seen but not heard : consequences of innocence lost -- Calculated losses : taking the measure of infant mortality -- Biodisaster : "the greatest weapon of mass destruction on earth" -- Fluid matters : human biomonitoring as gendered surveillance -- "They used me" : manufacturing heroes in wartime -- It takes balls : Lance Armstrong and the triumph of American masculinity -- Excavations.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

The bodies we see, and some that are not here -- Seen but not heard : consequences of innocence lost -- Calculated losses : taking the measure of infant mortality -- Biodisaster : "the greatest weapon of mass destruction on earth" -- Fluid matters : human biomonitoring as gendered surveillance -- "They used me" : manufacturing heroes in wartime -- It takes balls : Lance Armstrong and the triumph of American masculinity -- Excavations.

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Missing bodies by Casper, Monica J., ©2009
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