Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Companion to World History
PublisherWiley
Pages272-284
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)9781444334180
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 6 2012

Keywords

  • "the history of women" or "gender" as examples of the "larger" phenomena
  • Acts of relegation, and acts of repositioning
  • Bodies not as passive, but as historical indexing of capital, sexuality and empire
  • Histories of women or gender, driving concerns in recovering women
  • That bodies have histories, in part on sexual capacity functioning in other domains
  • The body as a (re)positioning, challenging the add-women-and-stir mentality
  • The body in/as world history

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)

Cite this

Burton, A. M. (2012). The Body in/as World History. In A Companion to World History (pp. 272-284). Wiley. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118305492.ch18