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By Barbara Sutton

ISBN-10: 0813547393

ISBN-13: 9780813547398

ISBN-10: 0813547407

ISBN-13: 9780813547404

Born and raised in Argentina and nonetheless conserving major ties to the world, Barbara Sutton examines the complicated, and sometimes hidden, physically worlds of numerous ladies in that nation in the course of a interval of profound social upheaval. dependent totally on women's experiential narratives and set opposed to the backdrop of a serious financial situation and intensified social move activism post-2001, Bodies in Crisis illuminates how a number of types of injustice converge in and are contested via women's our bodies. Sutton unearths the physically scars of neoliberal globalization; women's negotiation of cultural norms of femininity and wonder; studies with clandestine, unlawful, and hazardous abortions; publicity to and resistance opposed to interpersonal and structural violence; and the position of our bodies as instruments and autos of political action.

Through the lens of women's physique cognizance in an international South state, and drawing on multifaceted tales and a politically embedded strategy, Bodies in Crisis means that social coverage, monetary platforms, cultural ideologies, and political resistance are eventually fleshly matters.

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