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American shame : stigma and the body politic / edited by Myra Mendible.

Mendible, Myra, 1954- (Added Author).
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Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 303.37 AME (Text) 78551000527503 Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780253019790 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780253019820 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: x, 288 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Bloomington [Indiana] ; Indiana University Press, [2016]

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction : American Shame and the Boundaries of Belonging / Myra Mendible -- Shame before the Law : Affects of Abortion Regulation / Karen Weingarten -- Sex, Shame, and the Single Life : Bond and the "Black Shirley Temple" / Daniel McNeil -- Neoliberal Crimmigration : The "Commonsense" Shaming of the Undocumented / Leah Perry -- The Look of Sovereignty : Style and Politics in the Young Lords / Frances Negrón-Muntaner -- Suicide as an Invocation of Shame in Mohsin Hamid's The Reluctant Fundamentalist / Renee Lee Gardner -- Fat, Shame, and the Disciplining Practices of Health Expertise / Meghan Griffin -- Citizenship at Odds : Disability, Liberalism, and the Shame of Interdependence / Noel Glover -- Shame and Shitting : Postfeminist Episodes in Contemporary Hollywood Films / Madeline Walker -- Distancing Maneuvers : Collective Shame in Iraq War Films / Mike Rancourt -- Deinstitutionalization of the Mentally Ill, Shame, and the Rise of the "Slasher" Trope in Halloween / Anthony Carlton Cooke -- Shaming and Reclaiming Women's Sexuality through Cinematic Depictions of Masturbation / Megan Tagle Adams -- Dieting for the Sake of Art : Eleanor Antin, Rachel Rosenthal, and Faith Ringgold / Emily Newman.
Subject: Shame > Social aspects > United States.
Shame > Political aspects > United States.
Popular culture > United States.
Political culture > United States.

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