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The Resource Fatness and the maternal body : women's experiences of corporeality and the shaping of social policy, edited by Maya Unnithan-Kumar and Soraya Tremayne

Fatness and the maternal body : women's experiences of corporeality and the shaping of social policy, edited by Maya Unnithan-Kumar and Soraya Tremayne

Label
Fatness and the maternal body : women's experiences of corporeality and the shaping of social policy
Title
Fatness and the maternal body
Title remainder
women's experiences of corporeality and the shaping of social policy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Maya Unnithan-Kumar and Soraya Tremayne
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing specifically on the maternal body, contributors to the volume examine how the language and notions of obesity connect with, or stand apart from, wider societal values and moralities to do with the body, fatness, reproduction, and what is considered natural. A."
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Unnithan-Kumar, Maya
  • Tremayne, Soraya
Series statement
Fertility, reproduction and sexuality
Series volume
v. 22
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obesity in women
  • Women
  • Body image in women
  • Human body
  • Human body
  • Overweight
  • Women
  • Body Image
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Fertility
  • MEDICAL
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Body image in women
  • Human body
  • Human body
  • Obesity in women
  • Women
Label
Fatness and the maternal body : women's experiences of corporeality and the shaping of social policy, edited by Maya Unnithan-Kumar and Soraya Tremayne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Childbearing, breastfeeding and body weight in Tanzania : three bodies, three individuals, many different interrelations among the Wagogo (Central Tanzania)
  • Mara Mabilia
  • The 'obesity cycle' : the impact of maternal obesity on the exogenous and endogenous causes of obesity in offspring in the United Kingdom
  • Nicola Heslehurst
  • Culture, diet and maternal body : Ghanaian women's perspectives on food, fat and childbearing
  • Ama de-Graft Aikins
  • Unhealthy, unwealthy, unwise : social policy and nutritional education in a disadvantaged community in Ireland
  • Shauna Clarke
  • The Maharaja Mac : changing dietary patterns in India
  • Devi Sridhar
  • Introduction : corporeality and reproduction : understanding fatness through diverse experiences of motherhood, consumption and social regulation
  • Is there a relation between fatness and reproductive health? A study of body mass index and reproductive health of Indian women
  • Aravinda Meera Guntupalli
  • Reproducing inequalities : theories and ethics in dietetics
  • Lucy Aphramor and Jacqui Gingras
  • Maya Unnithan-Kumar
  • The traffic in 'nature' : maternal bodies and obesity
  • Megan Warin, Vivienne Moore and Michael Davies
  • Fat and fertility, mobility and slaves : long-term perspectives on Tuareg obesity and reproduction
  • Sara Randall
  • Women of great weight : fatness, reproduction and gender dynamics in Tuareg society
  • Saskia Walentowitz
Control code
ocn746746877
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857451231
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j244z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)746746877
Label
Fatness and the maternal body : women's experiences of corporeality and the shaping of social policy, edited by Maya Unnithan-Kumar and Soraya Tremayne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Childbearing, breastfeeding and body weight in Tanzania : three bodies, three individuals, many different interrelations among the Wagogo (Central Tanzania)
  • Mara Mabilia
  • The 'obesity cycle' : the impact of maternal obesity on the exogenous and endogenous causes of obesity in offspring in the United Kingdom
  • Nicola Heslehurst
  • Culture, diet and maternal body : Ghanaian women's perspectives on food, fat and childbearing
  • Ama de-Graft Aikins
  • Unhealthy, unwealthy, unwise : social policy and nutritional education in a disadvantaged community in Ireland
  • Shauna Clarke
  • The Maharaja Mac : changing dietary patterns in India
  • Devi Sridhar
  • Introduction : corporeality and reproduction : understanding fatness through diverse experiences of motherhood, consumption and social regulation
  • Is there a relation between fatness and reproductive health? A study of body mass index and reproductive health of Indian women
  • Aravinda Meera Guntupalli
  • Reproducing inequalities : theories and ethics in dietetics
  • Lucy Aphramor and Jacqui Gingras
  • Maya Unnithan-Kumar
  • The traffic in 'nature' : maternal bodies and obesity
  • Megan Warin, Vivienne Moore and Michael Davies
  • Fat and fertility, mobility and slaves : long-term perspectives on Tuareg obesity and reproduction
  • Sara Randall
  • Women of great weight : fatness, reproduction and gender dynamics in Tuareg society
  • Saskia Walentowitz
Control code
ocn746746877
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857451231
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j244z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)746746877

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