Reconstructing Obesity: The Meaning of Measures and the Measure of Meanings

Reconstructing Obesity: The Meaning of Measures and the Measure of Meanings

In the crowded and busy arena of obesity and fat studies, there is a lack of attention to the lived experiences of people, how and why they eat what they do, and how people in cross-cultural settings understand risk, health, and bodies. This volume addresses the lacuna by drawing on ethnographic methods and analytical emic explorations in order to consider the impact of cultural difference, embodiment, and local knowledge on understanding obesity. It is through… (more)

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Publisher: Berghahn Books (October 01, 2013)

Collection: Food, Nutrition, and Culture

Parent ISBN: 9781782381419

Page count: 256 pages

Language: English


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