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Gendered Bodies: Feminist Perspectives

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For centuries the biological sciences have dissected, measured, and probed the human body as a product of nature. But from a feminist perspective, the human body is a social production. Human bodies are shaped and controlled by the norms and expectations of gendered social orders, and intersected by racial, class, religious, and age norms and expectations. The result is a ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published July 18th 2006 by Oxford University Press, USA
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