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The Resource Embodying the monster : encounters with the vulnerable self, Margrit Shildrick

Embodying the monster : encounters with the vulnerable self, Margrit Shildrick

Label
Embodying the monster : encounters with the vulnerable self
Title
Embodying the monster
Title remainder
encounters with the vulnerable self
Statement of responsibility
Margrit Shildrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Margrit Shildrick's exploration of the monstrous reveals how humans register concepts of bodily normality and perfection. The author calls upon society to rethink the monstrous, not as an abnormal category, but as a condition of attractiveness
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
INU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shildrick, Margrit
Dewey number
306.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF697.5.B63
LC item number
S54 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Theory, culture & society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Body image
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Body image
  • Körperbild
  • Ungeheuer
  • Körperbild
  • Selbst
  • Körperbild
Label
Embodying the monster : encounters with the vulnerable self, Margrit Shildrick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 142-148) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 -- Monsters, Marvels and Meanings; Chapter 2 -- Monstering the (M)other; Chapter 3 -- The Self's Clean and Proper Body; Chapter 4 -- Contagious Encounters and the Ethics of Risk; Chapter 5 -- Levinas and Vulnerable Becoming; Chapter 6 -- The Relational Economy of Touch; Chapter 7 -- Welcoming the Monstrous "Arrivant"; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
70774181
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 153 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761970149
Lccn
2002283428
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780761970149
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
87266
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70774181
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Embodying the monster : encounters with the vulnerable self, Margrit Shildrick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 142-148) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 -- Monsters, Marvels and Meanings; Chapter 2 -- Monstering the (M)other; Chapter 3 -- The Self's Clean and Proper Body; Chapter 4 -- Contagious Encounters and the Ethics of Risk; Chapter 5 -- Levinas and Vulnerable Becoming; Chapter 6 -- The Relational Economy of Touch; Chapter 7 -- Welcoming the Monstrous "Arrivant"; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
70774181
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 153 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761970149
Lccn
2002283428
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780761970149
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
87266
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70774181
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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