Undoing Monogamy: The Politics of Science and the by Angela Willey

By Angela Willey

In Undoing Monogamy Angela Willey bargains a notably interdisciplinary exploration of the idea that of monogamy in U.S. technology and tradition, propelled by means of queer feminist wishes for brand new modes of conceptualization and new types of belonging. She methods the politics and materiality of monogamy as intertwined with each other such that disciplinary methods of figuring out themselves develop into an item of severe inquiry. Refusing to respond to the naturalization of monogamy with a naturalization of nonmonogamy, Willey calls for a serious reorientation towards the monogamy query within the common sciences, social sciences, and arts. The e-book examines colonial sexual technological know-how, monogamous voles, polyamory, and the paintings of Alison Bechdel and Audre Lorde to teach how difficult the lens in which human nature is noticeable as monogamous or nonmonogamous forces us to re-evaluate our investments in coupling and in disciplinary notions of organic bodies. 
 
 

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