6 Body in Culture and Society: Embodiment, Theory and Practice

Wednesday, August 1, 2012: 9:00 AM-10:30 AM
NB 462 (Faculty of Economics)

RC54 The Body in the Social Sciences (host committee)
Session Organizer:
Jacqueline LOW, University New Brunswick, Canada
Claudia MALACRIDA, University of Lethbridge, Canada
Cultural models of bodily images of women teachers
Christine MALLOZZI, University of Kentucky, USA

The ideal body to the body that speaks: An appropriation of Goffman and Becker for the formation of sociology of the body
Dulce FILGUEIRA DE ALMEIDA, Brasilia University, Brazil; Alessandra Matos TERRA, Brasilia University, Brazil; Mario Machel AMBROSIO, Brasilia University, Brazil