Alice Domurat Dreger
Publisher: Harvard University Press; 1 edition (April 15, 2004)
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needs to youngsters born with socially demanding anatomies have their our bodies replaced simply because others can't be anticipated to alter their minds? considered one of Us perspectives conjoined twinning and different "abnormalities" from the perspective of individuals dwelling with such anatomies, and considers those matters in the greater ancient context of anatomical politics. Anatomy concerns, Alice Domurat Dreger tells us, as the senses we own, the muscle tissues we regulate, and the assets we require to maintain bodies alive restrict and advisor what we adventure in any given context. Her deeply thought-provoking and compassionate paintings exposes the breadth and intensity of that context--the quantity of the social body upon which we build the "normal." In doing so, the publication calls into query assumptions approximately anatomy and normality, and transforms our knowing of the way we're all intricately and inextricably joined.