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Bodily discursions [electronic resource] : genders, representations, technologies / edited by Deborah S. Wilson and Christine Moneera Laennec.

Contributor(s): Wilson, Deborah S, 1955- | Laennec, Christine Moneera, 1960-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: SUNY series in postmodern culture: Publisher: Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, c1997Description: 1 online resource (xii, 273 p.) : ill.ISBN: 0585066620 (electronic bk.); 9780585066622 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Body image | Mind and body | Human body (Philosophy) | Human body -- Social aspects | Women -- Psychology | Body Image | Human Body | Women -- psychology | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture | Electronic booksGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Bodily discursions.DDC classification: 306.4 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Female bodies misbehaving: mortification in early modern English domestic texts / Torri L. Thompson -- Romance, finance, and the marketable woman: the economics of femininity in late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century English novels / Julie Shaffer -- Molding women's bodies: the surgeon as sculptor / Alice E. Adams -- The "Assembly-line love goddess": women and the machine aesthetic in fashion photography, 1918-1940 / Christine Moneera Laennec -- Technologies of misogyny: the transparent maternal body and alternate reproductions in Frankenstein, Dracula, and some selected media discourses / Deborah S. Wilson -- Sexual silencing: anesthetizing women's voices in childbirth, 1910-1960 / Cynthia Huff -- Locke, disembodied ideas, and rhetoric that matters / Catherine Hobbs -- "I've got you under my skin": cyber(sexed) bodies in cyberpunk fictions / Cathy Peppers -- Will the reel woman in Body double please stand up? / Roberta Schreyer -- Women and AIDS: bodily representations, political repercussions / Susanmarie Harrington -- Conflicts in AIDS discourse: Foucault, surgeon generals, and the [gay men's] healthcare crisis / Angela Wall.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-262) and indexes.

Female bodies misbehaving: mortification in early modern English domestic texts / Torri L. Thompson -- Romance, finance, and the marketable woman: the economics of femininity in late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century English novels / Julie Shaffer -- Molding women's bodies: the surgeon as sculptor / Alice E. Adams -- The "Assembly-line love goddess": women and the machine aesthetic in fashion photography, 1918-1940 / Christine Moneera Laennec -- Technologies of misogyny: the transparent maternal body and alternate reproductions in Frankenstein, Dracula, and some selected media discourses / Deborah S. Wilson -- Sexual silencing: anesthetizing women's voices in childbirth, 1910-1960 / Cynthia Huff -- Locke, disembodied ideas, and rhetoric that matters / Catherine Hobbs -- "I've got you under my skin": cyber(sexed) bodies in cyberpunk fictions / Cathy Peppers -- Will the reel woman in Body double please stand up? / Roberta Schreyer -- Women and AIDS: bodily representations, political repercussions / Susanmarie Harrington -- Conflicts in AIDS discourse: Foucault, surgeon generals, and the [gay men's] healthcare crisis / Angela Wall.

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