By Jane M. Ussher
Managing the titanic Feminine takes a different method of the examine of the fabric and discursive practices linked to the development and legislation of the feminine physique. Jane Ussher examines the ways that drugs, technology, the legislation and pop culture mix to provide fictions approximately femininity, positioning the reproductive physique because the resource of women's strength, threat and weakness.
Including sections on 'regulation', 'the subjectification of ladies' and 'women's negotiation and resistance', this publication describes the development of the 'monstrous female' in mythology, artwork, literature and movie, revealing its implications for the legislation and event of the fecund woman physique. severe studies are mixed with case experiences and large interview fabric to light up discussions of topics including:
- the law of ladies during the body
- regimes of information linked to reproduction
- intersubjectivity and the body
- women’s narratives of resistance.
These insights into the relation among the development of the feminine physique and women's subjectivity could be of curiosity to these learning well-being psychology, social psychology, clinical sociology, gender reviews and cultural reports. The ebook also will attract all these trying to find a high-level advent to modern feminist notion at the lady body.