Download E-books Demanding Sex: Critical Reflections on the Regulation of Prostitution PDF

By Marina Della Giusta, Vanessa E. Munro

Interrogating supply/demand from an inter- and multi-disciplinary point of view, this assortment broadens engagement past the regimen research of the locus of violence in prostitution and the validity of the prostitute's consent. a spotlight at the supply/demand dynamic brings into play quite a number different societal, fiscal and mental components resembling the social building of sexuality, the viability of different offerings for prostitutes and consumers, and the effect of regulatory regimes at the provision of sexual providers. the criteria which underlie every one element of the supply/demand dyad also are studied and an exam is made from their dynamic interrelation. the gathering emphasizes the significance of rendering coverage makers alert to the facts rising from empirical experiences carried out in several fields of enquiry, within the desire of relocating past polarity and politics on the neighborhood, nationwide and foreign point.

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Download E-books Tragedy (Critical Idiom S) PDF

By Clifford Leech

Professor Leech considers the importance of the time period ‘Tragedy’ because it has been used from classical instances to the current day. He supplies examples of tragic writing from a wide selection of dramatic literatures and relates theoretical writings on tragedy and the tragedies which have been contemporaneous with them. unfastened reference is made to critics from Aristotle to those of the current. specific rigidity is laid at the tragedies of the Greeks, of Renaissance writers and of our fast contemporaries, particularly Harold Pinter and Tom Stoppard. there's additionally dialogue of tragic writing within the sleek novel.

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Download E-books Dangerous Curves: Latina Bodies in the Media (Critical Cultural Comunication) PDF

By Isabel Molina-Guzman

With photos of Jennifer Lopez’s butt and the United States Ferrera’s smile saturating nationwide and worldwide tradition, Latina our bodies became an ubiquitous presence. risky Curves lines the visibility of the Latina physique within the media and pop culture through reading a wide variety of well known media together with information, media gossip, videos, tv information, and on-line viewers discussions.Isabel Molina-Guzm?n maps the ways that the Latina physique is gendered, sexualized, and racialized in the usa media utilizing a chain of interesting case reviews. The publication examines tabloid headlines approximately Jennifer Lopez’s indomitable sexuality, the contested authenticity of Salma Hayek’s portrayal of Frida Kahlo within the motion picture Frida, and the United States Ferrera’s universally attractive but racially sublimated gruesome Betty personality. harmful Curves carves out a mediated terrain the place those racially ambiguous yet ethnically marked female our bodies promote every thing from high fashion to tabloids.Through a cautious exam of the cultural tensions embedded within the visibility of Latina our bodies in usa media tradition, Molina-Guzm?n paints a nuanced portrait of the media’s position in shaping public wisdom approximately Latina id and Latinidad, and the methods political and social forces form media representations.

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Download E-books Anthropology through the Looking-Glass: Critical Ethnography in the Margins of Europe PDF

By Michael Herzfeld

Utilizing Greek ethnography as a replicate for an ethnography of anthropology itself, this publication unearths the ways that the self-discipline of anthropology is ensnared within the related political and social symbolism as its item of analysis. the writer pushes the comparative targets of anthropology past the normal separation of tribal item from indifferent clinical observer, and provides the self-discipline a serious resource of reflexive perception in line with empirical ethnography instead of on ideological hypothesis on my own.

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Download E-books Critical Pathways in Therapeutic Intervention: Upper Extremities, 1e PDF

Severe Pathways presents a clinically-based, problem-solving method of rehabilitation that integrates strategies from activities drugs, actual and occupational treatment, geriatrics, ergonomics, kinesiology, and physiatry. It makes use of a case-study layout that simulates genuine encounters with sufferer and covers a number of the maladies most ordinarily obvious in outpatient rehabilitation.

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Download E-books William Wordsworth (Bloom's Modern Critical Views), Updated Edition PDF

By Harold Bloom (Editor)

Providing profound studies and emotion in his poetry, William Wordsworth makes an attempt to teach that simplicity and profundity don't exclude one another. He felt that the profound was once within the lives of daily humans. research Wordsworth with this article, including an intensive biography of the writer, literary feedback, a listing of works through and concerning the writer, and extra. This sequence is edited through Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of the arts, Yale college; Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Professor of English, long island collage Graduate college; preeminent literary critic of our time. The lives of the best writers of the area are explored within the new sequence Bloom’s BioCritiques. as well as a long biography, each one booklet comprises an intensive serious research of the writer’s paintings, in addition to serious perspectives by way of vital literary critics all through heritage. those volumes are the precise creation to severe research of the real authors presently learn and mentioned in excessive faculties, faculties, and graduate faculties.

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