The Resource Bodied mindfulness : women's spirits, bodies, and places, Winnie Tomm, (ebook)

Bodied mindfulness : women's spirits, bodies, and places, Winnie Tomm, (ebook)

Label
Bodied mindfulness : women's spirits, bodies, and places
Title
Bodied mindfulness
Title remainder
women's spirits, bodies, and places
Statement of responsibility
Winnie Tomm
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"I see spirituality and social change to be integrally related to each other. I believe that liberation efforts that are supported by spiritual experiences of integration promote human dignity as well as social equality." Bodied Mindfulness combines spiritual, social and analytical perspectives to explore topics central to women's development: spirituality, women's bodies, cultural constructions of women's sexuality in language, sexual ethics, the sexual contract in politics and at work, and the relation between nature and culture. It is Tomm's deeply held conviction that women need to bring a vital spirituality to feminist social criticism in order to resolve these issues and increase their power to promote social justice and ecological balance. Tomm embraces a vast store of knowledge from diverse sources, including Buddhist, shamanist and feminist resources. In a move away from abstract theorizing, she explicitly connects theory with realities lived by women. Grounding theory in personal experience - her own and others - Tomm delivers a powerful and empowering account of women's spirituality. The resulting ontological transformation allows women to live deeply in the body while strengthening their relation to human and non-human matter and energy. Bodied Mindfulness will be of great interest to feminist scholars in all disciplines, but most particularly to those in Women's Studies and Religious Studies
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1944-
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Tomm, Winnie
Dewey number
305.42
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Women
  • Feminist spirituality
  • Feminist theory
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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Bodied mindfulness : women's spirits, bodies, and places, Winnie Tomm, (ebook)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781554588022
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12147299
Specific material designation
remote
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12147299
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MWT12147299
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Bodied mindfulness : women's spirits, bodies, and places, Winnie Tomm, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781554588022
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12147299
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12147299
System control number
MWT12147299
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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