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Exploring Body-mind Centering
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 470

Exploring Body-mind Centering

"At once profound, spiritual, and witty, Master of the Three Ways is a remarkable work about human nature, the essence of life, and how to live simply and with awareness. In three hundred and fifty-seven verses, the author, Hung Ying-ming a seventeenth-century Chinese sage explores good and evil, honesty and deception, wisdom and foolishness, and heaven and hell. He draws from the wisdom of the Three Creeds Taoism, Confucianism, and Zen Buddhism to impress upon us that by combining simple elegance with the ordinary, we can make our lives artistic and poetic. This sense, along with a particular understanding of Zen that makes art from the simple in everyday life, has permeated Chinese and Japanese culture to this day. The work is divided into two books. The first generally deals with the art of living in society and the second is concerned with man's solitude and contemplations of nature. These themes repeatedly spill over into each other, creating multiple levels of meaning."

Wondrous Child
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 296

Wondrous Child

A Santa Cruz postpartum doula, a New Hampshire flute-maker, a Zen teacher, a dance therapist, a Sri Lankan film director—these are a few of the grandparents who share their stories in this bracing collection. The essays cover a wide range of experiences as they examine the marrow of this often undervalued relationship from both the grandparent and the grandchild point of view. A common thread running throughout is the special importance of these relationships, which are often as complex and rewarding as the parent-child connection. Wondrous Child is divided into four parts. In Part One, “Settling In,” new grandparents survey the territory and describe their expectations. Part Two, “B...

Unbecoming Mothers
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 282

Unbecoming Mothers

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2013-10-08
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  • Publisher: Routledge

Learn the “who,” “what,” and “why” of unbecoming a mother In a society where becoming a mother is naturalized, “unbecoming” a mother—the process of coming to live apart from biological children—is regarded as unnatural, improper, or even contemptible. Few mothers are more stigmatized than those who are perceived as having given up, surrendered, or abandoned their birth children. Unbecoming Mothers: The Social Production of Maternal Absence examines this phenomenon within the social and historical context of parenting in Canada, Australia, Britain, and the United States, with critical observations from social workers, policymakers, and historians. This unique book offers i...

The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Politics
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 848

The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Politics

In recent decades, dance has become a vehicle for querying assumptions about what it means to be embodied, in turn illuminating intersections among the political, the social, the aesthetical, and the phenomenological. The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Politics edited by internationally lauded scholars Rebekah Kowal, Gerald Siegmund, and the late Randy Martin presents a compendium of newly-commissioned chapters that address the interdisciplinary and global scope of dance theory - its political philosophy, social movements, and approaches to bodily difference such as disability, postcolonial, and critical race and queer studies. In six sections 30 of the most prestigious dance scholars in the U...

Encyclopedia of Motherhood
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 1520

Encyclopedia of Motherhood

To request a free 30-day online trial to this product, visit www.sagepub.com/freetrial In the last decade the topic of motherhood has emerged as a distinct and established field of scholarly inquiry. A cursory review of motherhood research reveals that hundreds of scholarly articles have been published on almost every motherhood theme imaginable. The first ever on the topic, this Encyclopedia of Motherhood helps to both demarcate motherhood as a scholarly field and an academic discipline and to direct its future development. With more than 700 entries, these three volumes provide information on the central terms, concepts, topics, issues, themes, debates, theories, and texts of this new disc...

The United States Miller and Weather and Crop Journal
  • Language: en

The United States Miller and Weather and Crop Journal

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1892
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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The Northwestern Miller
  • Language: en

The Northwestern Miller

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1893
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering
  • Language: en

Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2001
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Feminist Periodicals
  • Language: en

Feminist Periodicals

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2000
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Mothers and sons
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 222

Mothers and sons

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2000
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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