Psychology Press (1989)

Abstract
Body/Politics demonstrates how many of the controversies in modern science involve or invoke the feminine body as their battleground. This groundbreaking collection addresses such scientific issues as artificial fertilization, the "crisis" in childbirth management,and the medical invention of "female" maladies and the debates surrounding them. In the process it makes an important attempt to remedy the traditional division between science and non-science by focusing on the interconnection of literary, social, and scientific discourses concerning the female body. The editors have brought together noted feminist scholars and critics from various fields. Contributers include Susan Bordo, Mary Ann Doane, Donna Haraway, Emily Martin, Mary Poovey and Paula A. Treichler.
Keywords Women   Feminism   Science in literature   Science
Categories (categorize this paper)
Reprint years 1990, 2013
Buy this book $4.36 used (91% off)   $44.26 new (10% off)   $48.95 from Amazon    Amazon page
ISBN(s) 0415901308   9780415901314   0415901316   0415901308   1138160946   9781138160941   9780203760017
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 69,043
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

Feminising Race.Rajani Sudan - 1999 - Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy 2 (1):100-120.

View all 14 citations / Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Analytics

Added to PP index
2015-02-13

Total views
39 ( #288,737 of 2,498,570 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
2 ( #282,166 of 2,498,570 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes