In the consuming violence of Algeria, bodies
are made markers in the contest for territorial and institutional control.
Prior to, and in parallel with, the development of bio-politics, there was an "explosion of numerous and diverse techniques for achieving the subjugation of bodies
and the control of populations, marking the beginning of an era of bio-power" (Foucault, 1978, p.
Four years later, a Glamour survey revealed that, out of 33,000 female respondents, 85 percent felt dissatisfied with their bodies
It also will permit Supreme to consolidate the production of refrigerated truck bodies
from its Pennsylvania and Georgia plants to the Supreme/Murphy facility, thereby enabling the Pennsylvania and Georgia plants to concentrate on dry freight truck bodies
The question is: will a 1,000-calorie low-fat diet lead to thinner bodies
than a 1,000-calorie high-fat diet?
Using innovative film techniques and the latest medical and scientific imaging, The Human Body will show viewers the ordinary miracles that keep their bodies
running from morning until night.
In contemporary Western culture, the gaze associated with men's bodies
may have never been stronger (Drummond, 2005).
But McSwain believes that it takes time to make a real change in people's bodies
, and that the gradual changes last the longest.
Bellydance provides an opportunity to confront the places in our bodies
where we have held on too tightly or too long to some tension and consider what those obstacles mean in our own personal myths.
Why do you not say that the water is not a body--because if it were a body, two bodies
would exist in one location (and [by this] I mean water and clay.
Literate cultures can afford to silence their bodies
because they have books and computers.
Crime dramas show us these damaged bodies
to evoke anger and horror.
Most cases of nasal foreign bodies
are diagnosed and treated in the emergency department.
To answer these questions, we need solid knowledge and an understanding of how our bodies
work in relation to our instruments.
Although different cultures and historical periods produce the illusion of a prediscursive, naturalized body, she argues that attending to the way cultures "produce" bodies
will allow us to understand historical change.