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Yoga, the body, and embodied social change : an intersectional feminist analysis / edited by Beth Berila, Melanie Klein, and Chelsea Jackson Roberts.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Lanham : Lexington Books, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
vii, 348 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction: what's the link between feminism and yoga? / Beth Berila -- Inclusion/exclusion in yoga spaces -- In a field of the color purple : inviting yoga spaces for black women's bodies / Marcelle M. Haddix -- "I'm feelin' it." : embodied spiritual activism as a vehicle for queer black liberation / Jillian Carter Ford -- The gender, race, and class barriers enclosing yoga as a white public space / Enoch H. Page -- Towards yoga as property / Roopa Kaushik-Brown -- Yoga, culture and neoliberal embodiment of health / Kerrie Kauer -- Yoga is not dodgeball : mind-body integration and progressive education / Carol Horton -- The intersection of yoga, body image and standards of beauty -- Mainstream representations of yoga : capitalism, consumerism, and control of the female body / Diana York Blaine -- "Work off that holiday meal ladies!" : body vigilance and orthorexia in yoga spaces / Jennifer Musial -- Naked yoga and the sexualization of asana / Sarah Schrank -- Reblog if you feel me : love, blackness, and digital wellness / Maria Velazquez -- Fat pedagogy in the yoga class / Kimberly Dark -- Yoga as individual and collective liberation -- From practice to praxis : mindful lawyering for social change / Thalia González and Lauren Eckstrom -- Embodiment through purusha and prakrti : feminist yoga as a revolution from within / Punam Mehta -- Yoga and dis/ability / Steffany Moonaz -- Yoga as embodied feminist praxis : healing and community-based responses to violence / Beth S. Catlett and Mary Bunn -- Yoga, postfeminism, and the future / Ariane Balizet and Whitney Myerr -- Queering yoga : an ethic of social justice / Jacoby Ballard and Karishma Kripalani -- Conclusion: (un)learning oppression through yoga : the way forward / Chelsea Jackson Roberts and Melanie Klein.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781498528023 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • 1498528023 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • ((electronic))
LCCN:
2016026925
OCLC:
953630875
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