Violence, Vulnerability and Embodiment: Gender and History

Violence, Vulnerability and Embodiment: Gender and History (Paperback)

By Shani D Cruze , Anupama Rao , Anupama Rao 
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 1405120924
EAN: 9781405120920
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 360
Publish Date: 2005-8-5
Binding: Paperback

Description

This well-illustrated collection uses new and interdisciplinary approaches in gender history to explore violence as a form of gendered embodiment across place and time, from the medieval world to the twenty-first century. Uses new and interdisciplinary approaches in gender history. Considers the issues across time, from the classical world to the twenty-first century. Covers a wide range of locations, including Africa, China, Europe, India, Latin America, the Middle East, and Russia. Academically and theoretically innovative. Includes work by authors from different countries and different disciplines. Helps readers to understand violence both as a diagnostic for deeper, more complex historical structures, and as a performative act that can be read symptomatically.
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Title: Violence, Vulnerability and Embodiment: Gender and History
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Author: Shani D Cruze , Anupama Rao , Anupama Rao
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 1405120924
EAN: 9781405120920
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 360
Publish Date: 2005-8-5
Binding: Paperback

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