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Murray, Samantha - The ‘Fat’ Female Body, ebook

The ‘Fat’ Female Body

Murray, Samantha


Introduction: The ‘Fat’ Female Body: Pathological, Political and Phenomenological Imaginings
Samantha Murray
Part I. Pathologising Fatness: Medical Authority and Popular Culture
2. Positioning ‘Fatness’ in Our

Mobley, Jennifer-Scott - Female Bodies on the American Stage, ebook

Female Bodies on the American Stage

Mobley, Jennifer-Scott


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Jennifer-Scott Mobley
2. The Body as a Cultural Text
Jennifer-Scott Mobley
3. Fat Center Stage
Jennifer-Scott Mobley
4. Fat Love Stories
Jennifer-Scott Mobley
5. Monsters, Man Eaters, and Fat Behavior
Jennifer-Scott Mobley
Part II. Fat Subjectivities

Henderson, Carol E. - Imagining the Black Female Body, ebook

Imagining the Black Female Body

Henderson, Carol E.


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Public Property
Carol E. Henderson
2. Racing Sex—Sexing Race
Kaila Adia Story
3. Disembodiments
Ana Nunes
4. Stigmata
Venetria K. Patton
5. “Pull Up to the Bumper”

Read, Sara - Menstruation and the Female Body in Early Modern England, ebook

Menstruation and the Female Body in Early Modern England

Read, Sara


Table of contents
1. Introduction: ‘Those Sweet and Benign Humours That Nature Sends Monthly’: Reading Menstruation and Vaginal Bleeding
Sara Read
2. ‘What a Small Excess Is Called Flooding’: The Language of Menstruation and Transitional Bleeding
Sara Read
3. ‘Having the Benefit of Nature’: Menarche

Smith, Andrew - The Female Gothic, ebook

The Female Gothic

Smith, Andrew


‘The Haunting Idea’: Female Gothic Metaphors and Feminist Theory
Diana Wallace
4. ‘Mother Radcliff’: Ann Radcliffe and the Female Gothic
Robert Miles
5. Disturbing the Female Gothic: An Excavation of the

Cossins, Annie - Female Criminality, ebook

Female Criminality

Cossins, Annie


Regulation of the Female Body: Was Infanticide a Moral Panic of the Nineteenth Century?
Annie Cossins
4. The Moral Regulation of Infanticidal Mothers
Annie Cossins
5. The Implications of the Body

Norman, Reid - The Active Female, ebook

The Active Female

Norman, Reid


Focusing on Active Female’s Health Issues: Unique Gender-Related Psychological and Physiological Characteristics of Females
1. Body Image Concerns Throughout the Lifespan
Jacalyn J. Robert-McComb
2. Reproductive Changes in the Female Lifespan