The Resource Posthuman bodies, edited by Judith Halberstam and Ira Livingston

Posthuman bodies, edited by Judith Halberstam and Ira Livingston

Label
Posthuman bodies
Title
Posthuman bodies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Judith Halberstam and Ira Livingston
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"It is a collection of essays that takes up, in a mostly affirmative way, various challenges to the coherence of the "human body" as a figure through which culture is processed and oriented." Partial contents : The end of the world of White Men ; Class and its close relations : identities among women, servants, and machines ; Soft fictions and intimate documents : can feminism be posthuman? ; Reproducing the posthuman body : ectogenetic fetus, surrogate mother, pregnant man ; The seductive power of science in the making of deviant subjectivity ; Phantom and reel projections lesbians and the (serial) killing-machine ; "Death of the family."
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT495
LC item number
.P67 1995
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Halberstam, Jack
  • Livingston, Ira
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human body
  • Human body
  • Human body (Philosophy)
  • Body image
  • Sex symbolism
  • Sex in popular culture
  • Humanism
  • Postmodernism
  • Menselijk lichaam
  • Populaire cultuur
  • Seksualiteit
  • Menselijk lichaam
  • Seksualiteit
  • Populaire cultuur
  • Kultur
  • Körper
  • Kulturwandel
  • Postmoderne
  • Körper
  • Technischer Fortschritt
  • Body image
  • Human body (Philosophy)
  • Human body
  • Human body
  • Humanism
  • Postmodernism
  • Sex in popular culture
  • Sex symbolism
Label
Posthuman bodies, edited by Judith Halberstam and Ira Livingston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Soft fictions and intimate documents: can feminism be posthuman?
  • Paula Rabinowitz
  • Reproducing the posthuman body: ectogenetic fetus, surrogate mother, pregnant man
  • Susan M. Squier
  • The Seductive power of science in the making of deviant subjectivity
  • Jennifer Terry
  • Phantom and reel projections: lesbians and the (serial) killing-machine
  • Camilla Griggers
  • 'Death of the family.' or, keeping human beings human
  • Roddey Reid
  • Identity in Oshkosh
  • Reading like an alien: posthuman identity in Ridley Scott's Alien and David Cronenberg's Rabid
  • Kelly Hurley
  • Terminating bodies: toward a cyborg history of abortion
  • Carol Mason
  • 'Once they were men, now they're landcrabs': monstrous becomings in evolutionist cinema
  • Eric White
  • Allucquere Rosanne Stone
  • Two lessons from Burroughs
  • Steven Shaviro
  • The End of the world of white men
  • Kathy Acker
  • Class and its close relations: identities among women, servants, and machines
  • Alexandra Chasin
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 275 pages
Isbn
9780253209702
Lccn
94045934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31816286
  • (OCoLC)ocm31816286
Label
Posthuman bodies, edited by Judith Halberstam and Ira Livingston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Soft fictions and intimate documents: can feminism be posthuman?
  • Paula Rabinowitz
  • Reproducing the posthuman body: ectogenetic fetus, surrogate mother, pregnant man
  • Susan M. Squier
  • The Seductive power of science in the making of deviant subjectivity
  • Jennifer Terry
  • Phantom and reel projections: lesbians and the (serial) killing-machine
  • Camilla Griggers
  • 'Death of the family.' or, keeping human beings human
  • Roddey Reid
  • Identity in Oshkosh
  • Reading like an alien: posthuman identity in Ridley Scott's Alien and David Cronenberg's Rabid
  • Kelly Hurley
  • Terminating bodies: toward a cyborg history of abortion
  • Carol Mason
  • 'Once they were men, now they're landcrabs': monstrous becomings in evolutionist cinema
  • Eric White
  • Allucquere Rosanne Stone
  • Two lessons from Burroughs
  • Steven Shaviro
  • The End of the world of white men
  • Kathy Acker
  • Class and its close relations: identities among women, servants, and machines
  • Alexandra Chasin
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 275 pages
Isbn
9780253209702
Lccn
94045934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31816286
  • (OCoLC)ocm31816286

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