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By M. Casper,P. Currah,Monica J. Casper,Paisley Currah

Corpus starts off with the argument that conventional disciplines are not able to completely recognize the physique and embodiment and that severe research of those subject matters urgently calls for interdisciplinary methods. The collection's 14 formerly unpublished essays grapple with where of our bodies in more than a few twenty-first century wisdom practices, together with trauma, surveillance, getting older, fats, foodstuff, feminist technoscience, demise, incapacity, biopolitics, and race, between others.  The book's projected viewers comprises lecturers and students of our bodies and embodiment, interdisciplinary students and practitioners, and students drawn to the any of the great content material coated within the e-book. the gathering may be followed in classes at the physique at complicated undergraduate and graduate degrees, together with: cultural stories; queer, gender and sexuality experiences; physique and tool; biopolitics; intersectional ways to the physique; anthropology of the physique; sociology of the physique; embodiment and house; electronic our bodies; anthropology of information construction; well-being, ailment, and medication stories; technological know-how, wisdom, and expertise reports; and philosophy and social theory.

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