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Author Heyes, Cressida J

Title Self transformations : Foucault, ethics, and normalized bodies / Cressida J. Heyes
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2007


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 162 pages)
Series Studies in feminist philosophy
Studies in feminist philosophy.
Contents Pictures of the Self: Wittgenstein and Foucault on Thinking Ourselves Differently -- Feminist Solidarity after Queer Theory The Case of Transgender -- Foucault Goes to Weight Watchers (Redux) -- Aesthetic Surgery, Aesthetic Ethics -- Somaesthetics for the Normalized Body
Summary The subject of normalization and its relationship with sex/gender is a major one in feminist theory and Heyes' book takes a theoretical approach to Foucault's work in this area
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-156) and index
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Subject Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984
SUBJECT Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984. fast (OCoLC)fst01427415
Foucault, Michel 1926-1984 gnd
Foucault, Michel. swd
Subject Feminist theory.
Human body -- Social aspects.
Human body (Philosophy)
Feminist ethics.
Feminist ethics.
Feminist theory.
Human body (Philosophy)
Human body -- Social aspects.
Feministische Philosophie
Feministische filosofie.
Feministisk teori -- filosofi.
Etik -- kropp.
Människokroppen -- filosofi.
Feministisk teori.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1281163600