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Receptive Bodies

Receptive Bodies( )
Author: Bersani, Leo
Publication Date:Nov 2018
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $67.50
Book Description:

Leo Bersani, known for his provocative interrogations of psychoanalysis, sexuality, and the human body, centers his latest book on a surprisingly simple image: a newborn baby simultaneously crying out and drawing its first breath. These twin ideas--absorption and expulsion, the intake of physical and emotional nourishment and the exhalation of breath--form the backbone of Receptive Bodies, a thoughtful new essay collection. These titular bodies range from fetuses in utero...
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Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / Mind & Body
Science / Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
Psychology / Human Sexuality
Self-Help / Sexual Instruction
Psychology / Movements / Psychoanalysis
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.733 x 8.463 x 0.575 Inches
Book Weight:0.722 Pounds

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