The Resource The obesity epidemic : science, morality, and ideology, Michael Gard and Jan Wright

The obesity epidemic : science, morality, and ideology, Michael Gard and Jan Wright

Label
The obesity epidemic : science, morality, and ideology
Title
The obesity epidemic
Title remainder
science, morality, and ideology
Statement of responsibility
Michael Gard and Jan Wright
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Obesity associated with declining levels of physical activity is now a critical theme in health and exercise. This controversial book suggests the scientific community may have been complacent in its analysis of the crisis, and provides thorough and
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
614.5/9398
Index
index present
LC call number
RA645.O23
LC item number
G37 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The obesity epidemic : science, morality, and ideology, Michael Gard and Jan Wright
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of illustrations; Acknowledgements; Science and fatness; The war on obesity; The ghost of a machine; 'Modernity's scourge': a brief history of obesity science; Fat or fiction: weighing the 'obesity epidemic'; The search for a cause; Obesity science for the people; Feminism and the 'obesity epidemic'; Interrogating expert knowledge: risk and the ethics of body weight; Beyond body weight; References; Index
Control code
ocm57396816
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203619308
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl200430
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35410504
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57396816
  • pebco0203619307

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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