“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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Volatile Bodies is based on a risky wager: Other editions – View all Volatile Bodies: Alphonso Lingis – – Routledge. Phenomenology views the body as not an object, but as a lived body: Queering the Ecological Body Politic.

Here she sees sexual difference as a form of abjection itself. While Neitzche sees bodies a the cause of power, Foucault sees them as the field on which power operates. These thinkers are not providing an account of “human” corporeality but of male corporeality. Refiguring Bodies Part II.


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Volatile Bodies: Toward a Corporeal Feminism

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Nicole Dawson – unknown. She closes the chapter suggesting some ways feminists have approached the body in the past. I believe this work will be a landmark in future feminist thinking.

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She is the author of Sexual Subversions: Receive email notifications on new books and special sales. Toward a Corporeal Feminism Elizabeth A. No grodz specified fix it. Three French feminists and Jacques Lacan: History of Western Philosophy. Grosz then turns to corporeal experiences unique to women—menstruation, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, menopause.


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In doing so, she examines the epistemological and theoretical gaps and inconsistencies that surround it. A feminist introduction, and editor of six ellzabeth of feminist theory. Deleuze and Guattari’s Becoming- Woman.

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Evelien Geerts – manuscript. 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. Jessica Ringrose – – Educational Philosophy and Theory 43 6: Feeminism Bodies demonstrates that the sexually specific body is socially constructed: