Leaky Bodies and Boundaries: Feminism, Postmodernism and (Bio)Ethics

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Drawing on postmodernist analyses, Leaky Bodies and Boundaries presents a feminist investigation into the marginalization of women within western discourse that denies female moral agency and embodiment. With reference to contemporary and historical issues in biomedicine, the book argues that the boundaries of both the subject and the body are no longer secure. The aim is both to valorise women and to suggest that 'leakiness' may be the very ground for a postmodern feminist ethic. The contribution made by Leaky Bodies ...

Leaky Bodies and Boundaries: Feminism, Postmodernism and (Bio)Ethics 1997, Routledge, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780415146173

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Leaky Bodies and Boundaries: Feminism, Postmodernism and (Bio)Ethics 1997, Routledge, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780415146166

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