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In the flesh : the cultural politics of body modification / Victoria Pitts.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Columbia Gorge Community College Library 391.6 PITT 2003 (Text) 33892002435619 Main Collection None 10/25/2011 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0312293100
  • ISBN: 9780312293109
  • ISBN: 0312293119 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780312293116 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: vi, 239 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-234) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Bodies of power: new body art technologies -- Subversive bodies, invented selves: theorizing body politics -- Reclaiming the female body: women body modifiers and feminist debates -- Visibly queer: body technologies and sexual politics -- Modern primitivism and the deployment of the other -- Cyberpunk, biomedicine, and the high-tech body -- Reading the postmodern techno-body.
Subject: Body marking
Scarification (Body marking)
Body piercing
Human body > Social aspects
Body image
Surgery, Plastic > psychology.
Tattooing > psychology.

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