© 2002

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

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

About the editors

Insa Härtel, Ph.D., research assistant at the Center of Feminist Research and the department of Cultural Studies, University of Bremen, Germany; Sigrid Schade, Professor for Science of Art and Theory of Aesthetics and Vice-Spokesperson of the Center of Feminist Research, University of Bremen, Germany.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Body and Representation
  • Editors Insa Härtel
  • Series Title Schriftenreihe der Internationalen Frauenuniversität »Technik und Kultur«
  • 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
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-8100-3254-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-663-11622-6
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages , 228
  • Number of Illustrations 32 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Sociology, general
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