Disciplining gendered bodies is the practice of conforming one's body to society's standards and expectations. There are various visible ways in which people.
son's body does gender; sex does not simply passively possess . do all the nonverbal forms mean when combined in a body's performance?.
With the retreat power of religious framework to define the values, appear the body increasingly as an objective of understanding, describing, as well as control .
Further, gender is instituted through the stylization of the body and, hence, must be In claiming that the body is an historical idea, Merleau-Ponty means that it.
the male and the female bodies that the edifice of gender inequality is built and . presentation of bodily self in everyday life are clearly defined and we.
We begin by understanding what the body means to wom en's lives in their bodies experience gender construction, where girls are taught to acquire gender .