Sociology of the Body

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    Sociology of the Body brings together 42 classic and contemporary essays exploring the multitude of ways in which human bodies shape and are shaped by society. Employing an overarching intersectional approach, Claudia Malacrida and Jacqueline Low draw insightful connections among the diverse readings, revealing how different social constructs and relationships combine to influence how bodies are used, represented, understood, and managed. With an array of new readings and added coverage of the latest research and perspectives throughout, the second edition offers a thorough, up-to-date introduction to the sociological study of the human body.

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    Number of Pages: 368
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780199019236
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    Listed in: Sociology & anthropology
    Publisher: Oxford University Press, Canada

    Books by Jacqueline Low

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