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The Sex of Men in Premodern Europe: A Cultural History

Patricia Simons - History - 2011 - 327 pages
A richly textured cultural history that investigates the characterization of the sex of adult male bodies before the Enlightenment.
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Body/politics: Women and the Discourses of Science

Mary Jacobus, Evelyn Fox Keller, Sally Shuttleworth - Social Science - 1990 - 197 pages
Body/Politics demonstrates how many of the controversies in modern science involve or invoke the feminine body as their battleground. This groundbreaking collection addresses ...
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Generating bodies and gendered selves: the rhetoric of reproduction in early ...

Eve Keller - Literary Criticism - 2011 - 248 pages
Generating Bodies and Gendered Selves examines the textured interrelations between medical writing about generation and childbirth - what we now call reproduction - and ...
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Secrets of Women: Gender, Generation, and the Origins of Human Dissection

Katharine Park - Medical - 2006 - 419 pages
Women's bodies and the study of anatomy in Italy between the late thirteenth and the mid-sixteenth centuries.
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From the Greeks to the Greens: Images of the Simple Life

Reinhold Grimm, Jost Hermand - History - 1989 - 144 pages
Ranging from Hellenistic pastoral to the contemporary counterculture activities of the "Greens," the essays in this volume underscore the complexity of simplicity. Whether the ...
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Jurisprudence: From the Greeks to Post-modernism

Wayne Morrison - Law - 1997 - 576 pages
This challenging book on jurisprudence begins by posing questions in the post-modern context,and then seeks to bridge the gap between our traditions and contemporary situation ...
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