The many meanings of obesity now and then

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Abstract

A combined review of Reconstructing Obesity: The Meaning of Measures and the Measure of Meaning edited by Megan B. McCullough and Jessica A. Hardin, and The Metamorphoses of Fat: A History of Obesity by Georges Vigarello that situates these texts within current social science writing on obesity.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)267-271
Number of pages5
JournalBioSocieties
Volume11
Issue number2
Early online date2 Jun 2016
DOIs
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 2 Jun 2016

Keywords

  • obesity
  • anthropology
  • history

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