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Body

The main part of a document or advertisement. The body provides the most detailed information compared to other parts of a document. Especially in marketing, it is intended to elicit the desired response from the reader.
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In examining the relations among gender, citizenship, and political institutions, she identifies the "phallic body" as the binding element in the celebration of "masculine bodies and minds [which] are fixed, stable, self-maintaining and invulnerable" (p.
The classicist Martha Nussbaum (1992) observed nearly ten years ago with respect to the phallic body that many of the leaders of our society, "unlike true Socratic reasoners, ...