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Thinking Through the Body (Gender & Culture)

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Moving between a theoretical and confessional stance, Gallop explores Sade's relation to mothers both in his novels and his life; Barthe's "The Pleasure of the Text;" Freud's work, read not as a psychological text but as a literary endeavor and from a woman's point of view; and Luce Irigarary's famous "This Sex Which Is Not One."

Synopsis:

From one of our most outspoken feminist critics, this collection explores various ways in which the body can be rethought of as a site of knowledge rather than as a medium to move beyond or dominate. Moving between a theoretical and confessional stance, Gallop explores Sade's relation to mothers both in his novels and his life; Barthe's The Pleasure of the Text; Freud's work, read not as a psychological text but as a literary endeavor and from a woman's point of view; and Luce Irigarary's famous This Sex Which Is Not One.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780231066112
Author:
Gallop, Jane
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Gender Studies
Subject:
Sexual behavior
Subject:
Feminist
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Gender Studies-Womens Studies
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Gender & Culture
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
180
Dimensions:
9.00x5.84x.43 in. .58 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , From one of our most outspoken feminist critics, this collection explores various ways in which the body can be rethought of as a site of knowledge rather than as a medium to move beyond or dominate. Moving between a theoretical and confessional stance, Gallop explores Sade's relation to mothers both in his novels and his life; Barthe's The Pleasure of the Text; Freud's work, read not as a psychological text but as a literary endeavor and from a woman's point of view; and Luce Irigarary's famous This Sex Which Is Not One.
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