Body Politics

  • Routledge
  • 2019
  • 0
  • English
  • 1
  • 9780429720062

This book looks at the physical and metaphorical attributes of the human body as a site of contention, politics, and cultural protest. It discusses a range of issues, from torture and moral panics to the "AIDS plague" and the homosocial subtexts of George Bush's political speeches.