Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Women's Liberation and the SublimeFeminism, Postmodernism, Environment$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Bonnie Mann

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780195187458

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2006

DOI: 10.1093/0195187458.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 14 October 2019

 Talking Back to Feminist Postmodernism

 Talking Back to Feminist Postmodernism

What's Wrong with Discursive Bodies?

Chapter:
(p.113) 6 Talking Back to Feminist Postmodernism
Source:
Women's Liberation and the Sublime
Author(s):

Bonnie Mann (Contributor Webpage)

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/0195187458.003.0006

This chapter focuses on a feminist account of the body that returns it to its flesh and blood, while taking into account the theoretical developments that turned the body into a text. Topics discussed include history notes on feminism and the body, Judith Butler's work and the textualization of the body, Butler on Merleau-Ponty, and Merleau-Ponty on the body and place.

Keywords:   feminism, body, discursive bodies, Judith Butler, Merleau-Ponty

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .