Body and Representation

  • Insa Härtel
  • Sigrid Schade

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-15
  2. Sexuality and Agency

  3. Body Languages — Body Signs

  4. The Body and the (New) Media

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-141
    2. Maria Klonaris, Katerina Thomadaki
      Pages 143-157
    3. Joanna Jones
      Pages 159-166
  5. Nation and Body

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 187-188
    2. Astrid Vornmoor
      Pages 215-221
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 223-228

About this book


,The Body and Representation. Feminist Research and Theoretical Perspectives' was conceived as two weeks program within the International Women's University's project area BODY by the Center for Feminist Studies (ZFS) at the University of Bremen and organized in summer 2000. The publication includes results from lectures and seminars and additional contributions adding to main topics. Among the issues raised are concepts, staging, performances and representations of bodies in everyday life, political contexts, art and new media.


Body Language Everyday Life Nation New Media children gender gender Studies media research university

Editors and affiliations

  • Insa Härtel
  • Sigrid Schade
    • 1
  1. 1.University BremenGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften | Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH, Wiesbaden 2002
  • Publisher Name VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, Wiesbaden
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-8100-3254-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-663-11622-6
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