Somatechnics: Queering the Technologisation of Bodies: 4 by Nikki Sullivan,Samantha Murray

By Nikki Sullivan,Samantha Murray

Somatechnics highlights the reciprocal bond among the sôma and the techné of 'the physique' and the recommendations during which our bodies are shaped and remodeled as crafted responses to the area round us. based round the topics of the governance of social our bodies, the gendering of sexed our bodies and the thoughts linked to the formation of the self, Somatechnics offers a groundbreaking examine of physique amendment. Its contributions to the paintings of Spinoza, Nietzsche, Merleau-Ponty, Deluze and Guattari make it a needs to learn for students of sociology, cultural and queer stories and philosophy.

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