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The Resource Convulsing bodies : religion and resistance in Foucault, Mark D. Jordan

Convulsing bodies : religion and resistance in Foucault, Mark D. Jordan

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Convulsing bodies : religion and resistance in Foucault
Title
Convulsing bodies
Title remainder
religion and resistance in Foucault
Statement of responsibility
Mark D. Jordan
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
By using religion to get at the core concepts of Michel Foucault's thinking, this book offers a strong alternative to the way that the philosopher's work is read across the humanities. Foucault was famously interested in Christianity as both the rival to ancient ethics and the parent of modern discipline and was always alert to the hypocrisy and the violence in churches. Yet many readers have ignored how central religion is to his thought, particularly with regard to human bodies and how they are shaped. The point is not to turn Foucault into some sort of believer or to extract from him a fixe
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Mark D
Dewey number
194
Index
index present
LC call number
B2430.F724
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foucault, Michel
  • Human body (Philosophy)
  • Foucault, Michel
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Human body (Philosophy)
  • Religion
Label
Convulsing bodies : religion and resistance in Foucault, Mark D. Jordan
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : embodied reading or the masked philosopher -- Hunter of the sacred -- The dismembered assassin and the well scrubbed delinquents -- The buffoon-tyrant and the possessed nuns -- Chatting genitals -- The sobbing matron and the loquacious monk -- The artist of pleasures -- The violated mother and the naked philosopher -- Conclusion : Embodied writing or Among the mourners
Control code
892430179
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804792806
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892430179
Label
Convulsing bodies : religion and resistance in Foucault, Mark D. Jordan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : embodied reading or the masked philosopher -- Hunter of the sacred -- The dismembered assassin and the well scrubbed delinquents -- The buffoon-tyrant and the possessed nuns -- Chatting genitals -- The sobbing matron and the loquacious monk -- The artist of pleasures -- The violated mother and the naked philosopher -- Conclusion : Embodied writing or Among the mourners
Control code
892430179
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804792806
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892430179

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