Brison published Aftermath: Violence and the Remaking of a Self with the Princeton University. Aftermath has ratings and 26 reviews. Bryan said: This is a deeply felt and philosophically sophisticated account of Brison’s process of recovery fol. Synopsis and review of the book Aftermath: Violence and the Remaking of a Self, Susan Brison.
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Virginia Held – – The Journal of Ethics 1 2: At their best, they are empowering communities where the individuals lift the group and the group the individuals. The polemic lurking within this text is the way in which as a society and perhaps especially menwe are not good at listening to, acknowledging, and being revolted by the horror and frequent occurrence of sexual assault against women especially. It is also a book that will contribute to a much-needed transformation of philosophy itself.
At the Mind’s Limits: Angie rated it liked it Feb 13, I read the book with a red pen, looking at the operative notions of self as controlling agent, as inviolable, as undetermined by others, and so forth.
It offers imaginative access to the experience of a rape survivor as well as a reflective critique of a society in which women routinely fear and suffer sexual violence.
Ami Harbin – – Hypatia 27 2: At once a personal narrative of recovery and a philosophical exploration of trauma, this book examines the aftermzth and remaking of a self in the aftermath of violence. Explore the Home Gift Guide. She also argues for the importance, as well as the hazards, of using first-person narratives in understanding not only trauma, but also larger philosophical questions about what we can know and how we should live. Oct 22, Cledwyn rated it it was amazing.
Aftermath: Violence and the Remaking of a Self
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Ships from and sold by Amazon. Brison has written one book, Aftermathand co-edited a volume, Contemporary Perspectives On Constitutional Interpretation. Violence in a Spirit of Love: Get to Know Us.
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Aftermath: Violence and the Remaking of a Self by Susan J. Brison
The author uses personal trauma to raise legitimate questions and challenges others to rethink afteermath simplistic so views on trauma. Superson – – Hypatia 20 4: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Rachel Hall – – Hypatia 19 3: Review “An illuminating study. The Epistemological Significance of Psychic Trauma. It explores, from an interdisciplinary perspective, memory and truth, identity and self, autonomy and community.
Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character and Odysseus in America “By facing what follows from traumatic abuse without blinking, by refusing to forget that the world can never be as it was, Susan Brison’s shatteringly insightful Aftermath reconstructs philosophy as she reinvents survival. I especially appreciated Brison’s analysis of the function of narrative in the process of recovery, and the ways in whic This is a deeply felt and philosophically sophisticated account of Brison’s process of recovery following the trauma of rape and attempted murder.
This is a book written over about ten years and it shows in her constant rethinking of the assault and its aftermath. Oct vrison, Alexandra rated it it was amazing Shelves: Refresh and try again. Bessel van der Kolk. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Bourke – artermath Theory, Culture and Society 29 3: As Brison observes, trauma disrupts memory, severs past from present, and incapacitates the ability to envision a afetrmath.
Now I feel better aftermat as an oppressed person and a future minister.