Book 2017

Reconstructing Identity

A Transdisciplinary Approach

ISBN: 978-3-319-58426-3 (Print) 978-3-319-58427-0 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-15

    Introduction

  3. Biological Identity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-19

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      Chapter

      Pages 21-40

      If My Brain Is Damaged, Do I Become a Different Person? Catherine Malabou and Neuro-identity

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      Pages 41-59

      Identity and Psychiatric Disorders

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      Pages 61-82

      Biological Identity

  4. Structures of National and Personal Identity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-85

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      Chapter

      Pages 87-112

      Outside in the House of Colour: A Second Look at Postcolonial and Transnational Feminisms

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      Chapter

      Pages 113-130

      Gendering the Favela: Brazilian National Identities on Screen

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      Pages 131-155

      Queering Identity: Becoming Queer in the Work of Cassils

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      Pages 157-177

      Forms of Self-Translation

  5. Creating and Mediating Identity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-181

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      Chapter

      Pages 183-206

      Autoethnographic Journalism: Subjectivity and Emotionality in Audio Storytelling

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      Chapter

      Pages 207-242

      Technologically Mediated Identity: Personal Computers, Online Aliases, and Japanese Robots

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      Pages 243-263

      The Role of Narrative in the Creation of Brand Identity

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      Pages 265-272

      Conclusion

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 273-332