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Bodily natures : science, environment, and the material self, Stacy Alaimo

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Bodily natures : science, environment, and the material self
Title
Bodily natures
Title remainder
science, environment, and the material self
Statement of responsibility
Stacy Alaimo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
How do we understand the agency and significance of material forces and their interface with human bodies? What does it mean to be human in these times, with bodies that are inextricably interconnected with our physical world? Bodily Natures considers these questions by grappling with powerful and pervasive material forces and their increasingly harmful effects on the human body. Drawing on feminist theory, environmental studies, and the sciences, Stacy Alaimo focuses on trans-corporeality, or movement across bodies and nature, which has profoundly altered our sense of self. By looking at a
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MiAaPQ
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1962-
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Alaimo, Stacy
Dewey number
304.2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GF41
LC item number
.A385 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Human ecology
  • Human beings
  • Human body (Philosophy)
Label
Bodily natures : science, environment, and the material self, Stacy Alaimo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Bodily natures -- Eros and X-rays : bodies, class, and "environmental justice" -- Invisible matters : the sciences of environmental justice -- Material memoirs : science, autobiography, and the substantial self -- Deviant agents : the science, culture, and politics of multiple chemical sensitivity -- Genetics, material agency, and the evolution of posthuman environmental ethics in science fiction
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 193 p.
Isbn
9780253222404
Isbn Type
(pb : alk. paper)
Lccn
20100126 35
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)468981887
  • (OCoLC)468981887
Label
Bodily natures : science, environment, and the material self, Stacy Alaimo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Bodily natures -- Eros and X-rays : bodies, class, and "environmental justice" -- Invisible matters : the sciences of environmental justice -- Material memoirs : science, autobiography, and the substantial self -- Deviant agents : the science, culture, and politics of multiple chemical sensitivity -- Genetics, material agency, and the evolution of posthuman environmental ethics in science fiction
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 193 p.
Isbn
9780253222404
Isbn Type
(pb : alk. paper)
Lccn
20100126 35
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)468981887
  • (OCoLC)468981887

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