Elizabeth Grosz. Becoming Undone: Darwinian. Reflections on Life, Politics, and Art. Durham: Duke UP, viii + pp. Vera Coleman. In Becoming Undone, Elizabeth Grosz addresses three related concepts—life, politics, and art—by exploring the implications of Charles. becoming undone: Darwinian reflections on life, politics and art Elizabeth Grosz, Duke University Press, Durham & London, , pp.

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Share your thoughts with other customers. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Close Hrosz with Humankind: She writes, “However queer, transgendered, and ethnically identified one might be, one comes from a man and a woman, and one remains a man and a woman, even in the case of gender-reassignment or the chemical and surgical transformation of one sex into the appearance of another.

Black, White, and in Color: Popper, Objectivity and the Growth of Knowledge. Set up a giveaway. The Ascent of Man. Buy the selected items together This item: The creative, unsettling, and excessive character of life erupts out of sexual selection, which encompasses both material and immaterial forces that provoke matter in its ongoing materialization, and affect the increasing mattering of bodily variations that excite, entice, seduce, and, most importantly, raise curiosity toward different variations.

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Grosz maintains that whereas natural selection is a foreclosing of possibilities, sexual selection complexifies material forces that serve as the creative component of life. Conceptual Foundations of Social Research Methods. A Very Short Introduction. Darwin, God and the Meaning of Life. Becoming Undone is a fascinating project, not only because of its invaluable contribution to the discourses of posthumanism and material feminism, but also due to its convincing interpretation of Darwinian theory as an intricate philosophical worldview.

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