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Against purity : living ethically in compromised times / Alexis Shotwell.

Author:
Shotwell, Alexis, 1974- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
236 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-228) and index.
Contents:
Complexity and complicity: an introduction to constitutive impurity -- Remembering for the future: reckoning with an unjust past -- "Women don't get AIDS, they just die from it": memory, classification, and the campaign to change the definition of AIDS -- Shimmering presences: frog, toad, and toxic interdependencies -- Consuming suffering: eating, energy, and embodied ethics -- Practicing freedom: disability and gender transformation -- Worlds to come: imagining speculative disability futures -- The point, however, is to change it.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780816698622 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • 0816698627 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • 9780816698646 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 0816698643 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
LCCN:
2016008376
OCLC:
951157646
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