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Offending women
Lynne A. Haney

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Offending women
power, punishment, and the regulation of desire
Lynne A. Haney.

Published 2010 by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction: an ethnographic journey across states
Limited government: training women what to need
Deconstructing dependency: needs, rights, and the struggle for entitlement
Hybrid states and government from a distance
State therapeutics: training women what to want
The empowerment myth: social vulnerability as personal pathology
The enemies within: fighting the sisters and numbing the self
Conclusion: states of disentitlement and the therapeutics of neoliberalism.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Case studies


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
HV6046 .H36 2010

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
9780520261907, 9780520261914
LC Control Number

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