Against purity living ethically in compromised times (Book, 2021) []
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Against purity living ethically in compromised times

Against purity living ethically in compromised times

Author: Alexis Shotwell
Publisher: Minneapolis London University of Minnesota Press 2021
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexis Shotwell
ISBN: 9780816698646 0816698643 9780816698622 0816698627
OCLC Number: 1289618028
Accession No: (DE-627)178265089X (DE-599)KXP178265089X
Description: 236 Seiten
Contents: Contents Complexity and Complicity: An Introduction to Constitutive Impurity 1. Remembering for the Future: Reckoning with an Unjust Past 2. "Women Don't Get AIDS, They Just Die From It": Memory, Classification, and the Campaign to Change the Definition of AIDS 3. Shimmering Presences: Frog, Toad, and Toxic Interdependencies 4. Consuming Suffering: Eating, Energy, and Embodied Ethics 5. Practicing Freedom: Disability and Gender Transformation 6. Worlds to Come: Imagining Speculative Disability Futures Conclusion: The Point, However, is to Change It Acknowledgments Notes Bibliography Index
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"Exciting, original, and intellectually stimulating, Against Purity makes a clear and compelling argument for a politics of relationality that resists the demand for 'purity'. Even as Alexis Shotwell Read more...

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