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Reading, Writing, and Rewriting the Prostitute Body
by Shannon Bell


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"I found this a fascinating book: wide-ranging, readable." --Alison Jaggar

Bell shows how the flesh-and-blood female body engaged in sexual interaction for payment has no inherent meaning and is signified differently in different cultures or discourses.  Read more...


 
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Overview

"I found this a fascinating book: wide-ranging, readable." --Alison Jaggar

Bell shows how the flesh-and-blood female body engaged in sexual interaction for payment has no inherent meaning and is signified differently in different cultures or discourses. The author contends that modernity has produced "the prostitute" as the other within the categorial other: woman.


 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780253208590
  • ISBN-10: 0253208599
  • Publisher: Indiana University Press
  • Publish Date: June 1994
  • Page Count: 244
  • Dimensions: 9.14 x 6.3 x 0.53 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.77 pounds


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Books > Psychology > Human Sexuality (see also SOCIAL SCIENCE - Human Sexuality)
Books > Social Science > Sociology - General

 
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