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By Janet Lee,Jennifer Sasser-Coen

ISBN-10: 0415915465

ISBN-13: 9780415915465

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ISBN-13: 9780415915472

Blood Stories specializes in menarche as a critical point of physique politics in modern US society, emphasizing that ladies are built-in into the social and sexual order in the course of the physique. utilizing oral and written narratives of 104 assorted ladies, the authors deal with the crucial query of the way menarche as a physically occasion signifying womanhood takes on cultural value in a society that devalues ladies. Exploring problems with illness and concealment and the sexualization of women's our bodies that happens at menarche, the authors emphasize how the politics of gender are negotiated on/through women's bodies.

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By Janet Lee,Jennifer Sasser-Coen

ISBN-10: 0415915465

ISBN-13: 9780415915465

ISBN-10: 0415915473

ISBN-13: 9780415915472

Blood Stories specializes in menarche as a critical point of physique politics in modern US society, emphasizing that ladies are built-in into the social and sexual order in the course of the physique. utilizing oral and written narratives of 104 assorted ladies, the authors deal with the crucial query of the way menarche as a physically occasion signifying womanhood takes on cultural value in a society that devalues ladies. Exploring problems with illness and concealment and the sexualization of women's our bodies that happens at menarche, the authors emphasize how the politics of gender are negotiated on/through women's bodies.

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