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Christopher Mayes

Postdoctoral Fellow, Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine, University of Sydney

Christopher Mayes is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine, University of Sydney
'Headless Fatty' Pics Don't Protect People, They Dehumanise

'Headless Fatty' Pics Don't Protect People, They Dehumanise Them

"Headless fatty" images are commonly defended as respecting the person's identity or "protecting" the person. But removing a person's head reduces their humanity and their citizenship. It makes them a mere body-object that can be discussed in the abstract, ridiculed or openly abused.
20/09/2016 3:51 PM AEST