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In the flesh : the cultural politics of body modification

Author: Victoria Pitts
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Palgrave Macmillan edView all editions and formats
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A captivating and comprehensive exploration of body art.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Victoria Pitts
ISBN: 0312293100 9780312293109 0312293119 9780312293116 9781403979438 140397943X
OCLC Number: 1022696027
Description: vi, 239 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Bodies of power: new body art technologies --
Subversive bodies, invented selves: theorizing body politics --
Reclaiming the female body: women body modifiers and feminist debates --
Visibly queer: body technologies and sexual politics --
Modern primitivism and the deployment of the other --
Cyberpunk, biomedicine, and the high-tech body --
Reading the postmodern techno-body.
Responsibility: Victoria L. Pitts.
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A captivating and comprehensive exploration of body art.

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