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Product Description: In Eating the Ocean Elspeth Probyn investigates the profound importance of the ocean and the future of fish and human entanglement. On her ethnographic journey around the world's oceans and fisheries, she finds that the ocean is being simplified in a food politics that is overwhelmingly land based and preoccupied with buzzwords like "local" and "sustainable...read more

Hardcover:

9780822362135 | Duke Univ Pr, December 9, 2016, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: In Eating the Ocean Elspeth Probyn investigates the profound importance of the ocean and the future of fish and human entanglement.

Paperback:

9780822362357 | Duke Univ Pr, December 9, 2016, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In Eating the Ocean Elspeth Probyn investigates the profound importance of the ocean and the future of fish and human entanglement.

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Product Description: With the rise of pride - national pride, gay pride, black pride, fat pride - shame, the "sickness of the soul," has acquired a bad reputation. While the repudiation of some forms and consequences of societal shame are undoubtedly necessary, Elspeth Probyn contends that this emotion is a powerful resource in rethinking who we are and who we want to be...read more

Hardcover:

9780816627202 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, April 8, 2005, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: With the rise of pride - national pride, gay pride, black pride, fat pride - shame, the "sickness of the soul," has acquired a bad reputation.

Paperback:

9780816627219 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, April 8, 2005, cover price $23.50 | About this edition: With the rise of pride - national pride, gay pride, black pride, fat pride - shame, the "sickness of the soul," has acquired a bad reputation.

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Product Description: In Carnal Appetites, Elspeth Probyn charts the explosion of interest in food - from the cults that spring up around celebrity chefs, to our love/hate relationship with fast food, our fetishization of food and sex, and the impact of our modes of consumption on our identities...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780415223041 | Routledge, October 1, 2000, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: In Carnal Appetites, Elspeth Probyn charts the explosion of interest in food - from the cults that spring up around celebrity chefs, to our love/hate relationship with fast food, our fetishization of food and sex, and the impact of our modes of consumption on our identities.

Paperback:

9780415223058 | Routledge, October 1, 2000, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In Carnal Appetites, Elspeth Probyn charts the explosion of interest in food - from the cults that spring up around celebrity chefs, to our love/hate relationship with fast food, our fetishization of food and sex, and the impact of our modes of consumption on our identities.

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Product Description: Outside Belongings argues against a psychological depth model of identity--one in which individuals possess an intrinsic quality that guarantees authentic belonging. Instead, Probyn proposes a model of identity that takes into account the desires of individuals, and groups of individuals, to belong...read more

Hardcover:

9780415915830 | Routledge, May 1, 1996, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Outside Belongings argues against a psychological depth model of identity--one in which individuals possess an intrinsic quality that guarantees authentic belonging.

Paperback:

9780415915847 | Routledge, April 1, 1996, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: Outside Belongings argues against a psychological depth model of identity--one in which individuals possess an intrinsic quality that guarantees authentic belonging.

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Product Description: Are bodies sexy? How? In what sorts of ways? Sexy Bodies investigates the production of sexual bodies and sexual practices, of sexualities which are dyke, bi, transracial, and even hetero. It celebrates lesbian and queer sexualities but also explores what runs underneath and within all sexualities, discovering what is fundamentally weird and strange about all bodies, all carnalities...read more

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9780415098038 | Routledge, September 1, 1995, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Are bodies sexy?

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Product Description: Faced with the seemingly enormous difficulty of representing `others', many theorists working in Cultural Studies have been turning to themselves as a way of speaking about the personal. In Sexing the Self Elspeth Probyn tackles this question of the sex of the self, an issue of vital importance to feminists and yet neglected by feminist theory until now, to suggest that there are ways of using our gendered selves in order to speak and theorize non-essential but embodied selves...read more

Hardcover:

9780415073554 | Routledge, June 1, 1993, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Faced with the seemingly enormous difficulty of representing `others', many theorists working in Cultural Studies have been turning to themselves as a way of speaking about the personal.

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9780415073561 | Routledge, June 1, 1993, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Faced with the seemingly enormous difficulty of representing `others', many theorists working in Cultural Studies have been turning to themselves as a way of speaking about the personal.

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