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Body horror

Anne Elizabeth Moore

Body horror

capitalism, fear, misogyny, jokes

by Anne Elizabeth Moore

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Misogyny,
  • Women"s health services,
  • Social aspects,
  • Capitalism,
  • Social conditions,
  • Political science,
  • Medical care,
  • Women

  • About the Edition

    Unspeakable acts are committed on women"s bodies under capitalism everyday. In Body Horror, Anne Elizabeth Moore explores the global toll of capitalism on women with thorough research and surprising humor, given the horrific nature of her findings. The essays range from journalistic investigations (the Cambodian garment industry) to thoughts on popular entertainment to her own experiences seeking care and community in the United States health care system.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesCapitalism, fear, misogyny, jokes
    StatementAnne Elizabeth Moore
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM .M66 2017, HQ1155 .M66 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 229 pages
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27232755M
    ISBN 101940430887
    ISBN 109781940430881
    LC Control Number2017936598
    OCLC/WorldCa945949148


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