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Violence, Vulnerability and Embodiment

Gender and History (Gender and History Special Issues)

by Anupama Rao

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence in Society,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • Social Science,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Women,
  • Violence,
  • SEX DIFFERENCES,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Crimes against,
  • Sex role

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsShani D"Cruze (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8405490M
    ISBN 101405120924
    ISBN 109781405120920

      As concerns about violence, war, terrorism, sexuality, and embodiment have garnered attention in philosophy, the concept of vulnerability has become a shared reference point in /5. Book Description. As concerns about violence, war, terrorism, sexuality, and embodiment have garnered attention in philosophy, the concept of vulnerability has become a shared reference point in .

    Praise “Discipline and the Other Body provide[s] the reader with a significant understanding of the relationship between the modern colonial state and its subjects.” — Trevor Getz, H-Net Reviews “[T]his volume is an excellent and unusual exploration of colonial structures of power and their relationship to the bodies of their subjects, as well as the dialectics between violence and. Vulnerability, victims and violence Article (PDF Available) in Journal of accident & emergency medicine 15(1) February with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

      As concerns about violence, war, terrorism, sexuality, and embodiment have garnered attention in philosophy, the concept of vulnerability has become a shared reference point in these discussions. As a fundamental part of the human condition, vulnerability has significant ethical import: how one responds to vulnerability matters, whom one conceives as vulnerable and which criteria are . 1 What has received less attention is the fact that the recognition of human vulnerability also suggests opportunities for oppression and violence. In recognising the other’s vulnerability, I may connect it to my own vulnerability, acknowledge our shared precariousness in the world, and draw near in by: 1.


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