Belief, bodies, and being : feminist reflections on embodiment / edited by Deborah Orr ... [et al.]

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Subjects: Feminist theory
Human body
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Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2006
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: viii, 220 p. ; 23 cm
Alternate Titles: Online version: Belief, bodies, and being. (OCoLC)607815870 Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2006
Additional Authors: Orr, Deborah, 1946-
Notes: LCCN: 2005027601
ISBN: 0742514145 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780742514140 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0742514153 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780742514157 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Thinking through the body : an introduction to beliefs, bodies, and being / Deborah Orr -- Posthumanist performativity : toward an understanding of how matter comes to matter / Karen Barad -- Monstrous reflections on the mirror of the self-same / Margrit Shildrick -- Ontology and feminism / Käthe Trettin -- Diotima, Wittgenstein, and a language for liberation / Deborah Orr -- Re-situating the feminine in contemporary French philosophy / Louise Burchill -- Being and time, non-being and space-- (introductory notes toward an ontological study of 'woman' and chora) / Jana Evans Braziel -- "To take a chance with meaning under the veil of words" : transpositions, mothers, and learning in Julia Kristeva's theory of language / Bettina Schmitz -- In search of the body in the cave : Luce Irigaray's ethics of embodiment / Tonja van den Ende -- Reconsidering the notion of the body in anti-essentialism, with the help of Luce Irigaray and Judith Butler / Annemie Halsema -- Butler's sophisticated constructionism : a critical assessment / Veronica Vasterling -- A critique of feminist radical constructionism / Saskia Wendel -- Applying time to feminist philosophy of the body / Lanei M. Rodemeyer
OCLC Number: 61757944
ISBN/ISSN: 0742514145
9780742514140
0742514153
9780742514157