Books Embodied Resistance Challenging the Norms, Breaking the Rules by Chris Bobel and Samantha Kwan Paperback, 268 pages, Vanderbilt Univ Pr, List Price: $29.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleEmbodied ResistanceSubtitleChallenging the Norms, Breaking the RulesAuthorChris Bobel and Samantha Kwan Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Combines ethnographic research with personal stories to provide a portrait of the daily lives of people who defy or violate the rules and conventions of the social norms regarding body modification, piercings and tattoos. Genres: Nonfiction History & Society Also by Chris Bobel The Managed Body Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Embodied Resistance istockphoto.com Opinion 13.7: Cosmos And Culture When A Daughter Self-Harms July 12, 2012 How can families help self-harm sufferers become self-harm survivors? Commentator Barbara J. King and her 18-year-old daughter Sarah Hogg reflect together on Sarah's past cutting behavior, why it happened, and what factors helped in her recovery.