- Subject index
The SAGE Handbook of Social Anthropology is a contemporary landmark volume that defines the field and outlines new directions in research. Divided into four sections, each edited by leading figures in social anthropology, this exhaustive Handbook covers interfaces, places, methodologies and futures. Within each section authors at the leading edge of the discipline contribute in-depth chapters on the central principles and latest developments in their area of expertise.
Chapter 4.3.4: Transforming Bodies: The Embodiment of Sexual and Gender Difference
Transforming Bodies: The Embodiment of Sexual and Gender Difference
Our bodies are projects in the making. From everyday acts of body maintenance to the use of surgery and prosthetics to produce bodies that correspond with or confront ...