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The Politics of pleasure

The Politics of pleasure

aesthetics and cultural theory

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Published by Open University Press in Buckingham [England], Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aesthetics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Stephen Regan.
    SeriesIdeas and production
    ContributionsRegan, Stephen, 1957-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBH39 .P628 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 225 p. :
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1716819M
    ISBN 100335097596
    LC Control Number92019298

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Sex industry workers, academics, and feminists explore whether pornography is inherently anti-feminist in this intelligent, accessible, and relevant collection of. Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good by sharing love and communion with each other, and deeply engaged in pleasure and play.

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In Politics Is for Power, pioneering and brilliant data analyst Eitan Hersh shows us a way toward more effective political participation. Aided by political theory, history, cutting-edge social science, as well as remarkable stories of ordinary citizens who got off their couches and took political power seriously, this book shows us how to Released on: Janu This book examines the rise of cultural studies and evaluates its strengths and weaknesses.

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Whether analyzing how comedic abjection can help mobilize feminist politics or how expressions of abjection inflect class, race, and gender hierarchies, the contributors demonstrate the importance of competing uses of abjection to contemporary society and politics.

Book Seven Part I He who would duly inquire about the best form of a state ought first to determine which is the most eligible life; while this remains uncertain the best form of the state must also be uncertain; for, in the natural order of things, those may be expected to lead the best life who are governed in the best manner of which their.

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Pleasure and desire have been important components of the vision for sexuality education for over 20 years. This book argues that there has been a lack of scrutiny over the political motivations that underpin research supportive of pleasure and desire within comprehensive sexuality education.