Estranged Bodies


Body & Society Special Issue ‘Estranged Bodies: Shifting Paradigms and the Biomedical Imaginary’, edited by Margrit Shildrick and Deborah Lynn Steinberg

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Margrit Shildrick & Deborah Lynn Steinberg Introduction: Estranged Bodies: Shifting paradigms and the biomedical imaginary
Margrit Shildrick Staying Alive: Affect, identity and anxiety in organ transplantation
Ciara Kierans Biopolitics and Capital: Poverty, Mobility and the Body-in-Transplantation in Mexico
Lisa Diedrich Illness as assemblage: The case of hystero-epilepsy
Emily Cohen Disciplining Pain: Masculinity and Ideologies of Repair in a Colombian Military Hospital
Deborah Lynn Steinberg The Bad Patient: Estranged Subjects of the Cancer Culture