The Resource The body & society : explorations in social theory, Bryan S. Turner

The body & society : explorations in social theory, Bryan S. Turner

Label
The body & society : explorations in social theory
Title
The body & society
Title remainder
explorations in social theory
Statement of responsibility
Bryan S. Turner
Title variation
Body and society
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In a series of chapters, Bryan S. Turner explores various approaches to the body which sociologists have generally neglected, including the phenomenology of Merleau-Ponty and Feuerbach's work on sensualism. This edition reflects Turner's developing position on the centrality of vulnerability
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Cataloging source
UKM
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Turner, Bryan S
Index
index present
LC call number
HM636
LC item number
.T87 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Theory, culture & society
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  • Human body
  • Sex in popular culture
  • Sozialer Wandel
  • Leiblichkeit
  • Soziologie
  • Soziales System
  • Körper
  • Soziologische Theorie
  • Human body
  • Sex in popular culture
Label
The body & society : explorations in social theory, Bryan S. Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-276) and index
Contents
The mode of desire -- Sociology and the body -- The body and religion -- Bodily order -- Eve's body -- The end of patriarchy? -- The disciplines -- Government of the body -- Disease and disorder -- Ontology of difference -- Bodies in motion -- The body and boredom -- Vulnerability and values
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
x, 285 p.
Isbn
9781412929868
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007933009
System control number
  • (OCoLC)183148710
  • (OCoLC)ocn183148710
Label
The body & society : explorations in social theory, Bryan S. Turner
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-276) and index
Contents
The mode of desire -- Sociology and the body -- The body and religion -- Bodily order -- Eve's body -- The end of patriarchy? -- The disciplines -- Government of the body -- Disease and disorder -- Ontology of difference -- Bodies in motion -- The body and boredom -- Vulnerability and values
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
x, 285 p.
Isbn
9781412929868
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007933009
System control number
  • (OCoLC)183148710
  • (OCoLC)ocn183148710

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