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The Resource Biopolitics and the 'obesity epidemic' : governing bodies, edited by Jan Wright and Valerie Harwood

Biopolitics and the 'obesity epidemic' : governing bodies, edited by Jan Wright and Valerie Harwood

Label
Biopolitics and the 'obesity epidemic' : governing bodies
Title
Biopolitics and the 'obesity epidemic'
Title remainder
governing bodies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jan Wright and Valerie Harwood
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
362.196/398
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA645.O23
LC item number
B56 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WD 210
NLM item number
B6156 2009
Series statement
Routledge studies in health and social welfare
Series volume
3
Label
Biopolitics and the 'obesity epidemic' : governing bodies, edited by Jan Wright and Valerie Harwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Biopower, biopedagogies and the obesity epidemic / Jan Wright -- Theorizing biopedagogies / Valerie Harwood -- Friends, enemies and the cultural politics of critical obesity research / Michael Gard -- Bio-citizenship : virtue discourses and the birth of the bio-citizen / Christine Halse -- Doctor's orders : diagnosis, medical authority and the exploitation of the fat body / Annemarie Jutel -- Marked as 'pathological' : 'fat' bodies as virtual confessors / Samantha Murray -- An impossible task? : preventing disordered eating in the context of the current obesity panic / Natalie Beausoleil -- Governing healthy family lifestyles through discourses of risk and responsibility / Simone Fullagar -- Pedagogizing families through obesity discourse / Lisette Burrows -- Canadian youth's discursive constructions of health in the context of obesity discourse / Geneviève Rail -- Performative health in schools : welfare policy, neoliberalism and social regulation? / Emma Rich and John Evans -- Disgusting pedagogies / Deana Leahy -- The rise of the corporate curriculum : fatness, fitness, and whiteness / Laura Azzarito -- Biopedagogies and beyond / Valerie Walkerdine
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 223 p.
Isbn
9780415991889
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2008037539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn212849722
  • (OCoLC)ocn368264489
Label
Biopolitics and the 'obesity epidemic' : governing bodies, edited by Jan Wright and Valerie Harwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Biopower, biopedagogies and the obesity epidemic / Jan Wright -- Theorizing biopedagogies / Valerie Harwood -- Friends, enemies and the cultural politics of critical obesity research / Michael Gard -- Bio-citizenship : virtue discourses and the birth of the bio-citizen / Christine Halse -- Doctor's orders : diagnosis, medical authority and the exploitation of the fat body / Annemarie Jutel -- Marked as 'pathological' : 'fat' bodies as virtual confessors / Samantha Murray -- An impossible task? : preventing disordered eating in the context of the current obesity panic / Natalie Beausoleil -- Governing healthy family lifestyles through discourses of risk and responsibility / Simone Fullagar -- Pedagogizing families through obesity discourse / Lisette Burrows -- Canadian youth's discursive constructions of health in the context of obesity discourse / Geneviève Rail -- Performative health in schools : welfare policy, neoliberalism and social regulation? / Emma Rich and John Evans -- Disgusting pedagogies / Deana Leahy -- The rise of the corporate curriculum : fatness, fitness, and whiteness / Laura Azzarito -- Biopedagogies and beyond / Valerie Walkerdine
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 223 p.
Isbn
9780415991889
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2008037539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn212849722
  • (OCoLC)ocn368264489

Library Locations

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