Download e-book for kindle: Bodily Natures: Science, Environment, and the Material Self by Stacy Alaimo

By Stacy Alaimo

ISBN-10: 0253222400

ISBN-13: 9780253222404

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ISBN-13: 9780253355324

How will we comprehend the company and value of fabric forces and their interface with human our bodies? What does it suggest to be human in those occasions, with our bodies which are inextricably interconnected with our actual global? physically Natures considers those questions by means of grappling with strong and pervasive fabric forces and their more and more damaging results at the human physique. Drawing on feminist conception, environmental experiences, and the sciences, Stacy Alaimo makes a speciality of trans-corporeality, or stream throughout our bodies and nature, which has profoundly altered our feel of self. through a huge variety of inventive and philosophical writings, Alaimo illuminates how technological know-how, politics, and tradition collide, whereas contemplating the closeness of the human physique to the environment.

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