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Embodied Violence

Communalising Female Sexuality in South Asia

by Kumari Jayawardena

  • 370 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Feminism,
  • Violence in society,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Violence (Sociological Aspects),
  • Social Science,
  • Women,
  • Sociology,
  • ASIA,
  • South Asia,
  • General,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Crimes against,
  • Abused women,
  • Violence

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8996652M
    ISBN 101856494470
    ISBN 109781856494472

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With a focus on direct violence, this book situates violent acts within the context of broader political and structural conditions. Violence, it is argued, is both a social and spatial practice.4/4(1).

Exceptional Violence is a sophisticated examination of postcolonial state formation in the Caribbean, considered across time and space, from the period of imperial New World expansion to the contemporary neoliberal era, and from neighborhood dynamics in Kingston to transnational socioeconomic and political fields.

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Wilcox argues that IR has historically constituted itself as a discipline partly in. Bodies of Violence Theorizing Embodied Subjects in International Relations Lauren B. Wilcox Oxford Studies in Gender and International Relations.

Applies the theories of Judith Butler and Michel Foucault on embodiment and biopower to the conception of violence in International Relations in unprecedented ways. This book is a major investigation into the myriad of ways in which societies play out the struggle for cultural identity on women‘s bodies.

It explores the relationship between ideals of motherhood, tradition, community and racial purity and uncovers the ways in which women‘s Author: Kumari Jayawardena.

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Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in : Deborah A. Thomas's book, Exceptional Violence, is an ambitious and forward thinking treatise on understanding the origins and causation of domestic and transnational violence in Jamaican society.

Though Thomas is a professor in the field of anthropology, she employs a multidisciplinary approach to defining violence not as cultural characteristics.

Space, Place, and Violence seeks to uncover that which is too apparent: to critically question both violent geographies and the geographies of violence.

With a focus on direct violence, this book situates violent acts within the context of broader political and structural conditions. Violence, it is argued, is both a social and spatial practice. Embodied Violence: Communalising Women's Sexuality in South Asia.

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Exceptional Violence is a sophisticated examination of postcolonial state formation in the Caribbean, considered across time and space, from the period of imperial New World expansion to the contemporary neoliberal era, and from neighborhood dynamics in Kingston to transnational socioeconomic and political fields.

Deborah A. Thomas takes as her immediate focus violence Brand: Duke University Press Books. This opening post by Lauren Wilcox kicks off the symposium dedicated to her new book Bodies of Violence: Theorizing Embodied Subjects in International Relations (Oxford University Press, ) with a series of follow-up posts coming over the next few days.

Lauren is University Lecturer in Gender Studies and Deputy Director of the Centre for Gender Studies at. International Relations (IR), in both theory and practice, has been increasingly concerned with a proliferation of modes of violence that use, target, and construct bodies in complex ways that challenge notions of security.

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