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Body/embodiment : symbolic interaction and the sociology of the body

Author: Dennis D Waskul; Phillip Vannini
Publisher: Aldershot, Hampshire, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2006.
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Focuses on articulating and illustrating one major approach to the sociology of the body. This book argues that from an interactionist perspective, the body is much more than a tangible, corporeal  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Body/embodiment.
Aldershot, Hampshire, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2006
(DLC) 2006009524
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis D Waskul; Phillip Vannini
ISBN: 9780754680604 0754680606
OCLC Number: 320322789
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 297 pages)
Contents: Introduction : the body and symbolic interaction / Dennis D. Waskul, Phillip Vannini --
The networked body and the question of reflexivity / Nick Crossley --
Reflections of the body, images of self : visibility and invisibility in chronic illness and disability / Kathy Charmaz, Dana Rosenfeld --
Reflexive transembodiment / Douglas Schrock, Emily M. Boyd --
Building bodily boundaries : embodied enactment and experience / Spencer E. Cahill --
Body armor : managing disability and the precariousness of the territories of the self / Carol Brooks Gardner, William P. Gronfein --
Opera and the embodiment of performance / Paul Atkinson --
Samba no mar : bodies, movement and idiom in Capoeira / Neil Stephens, Sara Delamont --
Corporeal indeterminacy : the value of embodied, interpretive sociology / Lee F. Monaghan --
Intelligent bodies : embodied subjectivity and human-horse communication / Keri Brandt --
Professional female football players : tackling like a girl? / Joseph Kotarba, Matt Held --
The addict's body : embodiment, drug use, and representation / Richard Huggins --
Body ekstasis : socio-semiotic reflections on surpassing the dualism of body-image / Phillip Vannini, Dennis D. Waskul --
Eating the black body : interracial desire, food, food metaphor and white fear / Erica Owens, Bronwyn Beistle --
Claiming the bodies of exotic dancers : the problematic discourse of commodification / Carol Rambo, Sara Renée Presley, Don Mynatt --
The fit and healthy body : consumer narratives and the management of postmodern corporeity / Charles Edgley --
Masks of masculinity : (sur)passing narratives and cosmetic surgery / Michael Atkinson --
The pregnant/birthing body : negotiations of personal autonomy / Rachel Westfall --
Viewing the body : an overview, exploration and extension / Clinton R. Sanders.
Responsibility: edited by Dennis Waskul and Phillip Vannini.

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