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Embodying Gender

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Embodying Gender provides students and academics with a critical overview of body concepts in both sociology and in feminism.

Previously, sociologists have attempted to gender the body and feminists have attempted to embody gender but Alexandra Howson's accessible new text draws these two literatures together, pointing to ways of integrating feminist perspectives on the bod
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Paperback, 177 pages
Published May 20th 2005 by Sage Publications Ltd (first published January 1st 2005)
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A very nice critical overview.
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