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Raisborough, Jayne

Fat Bodies, Health and the Media

Raisborough, Jayne - Fat Bodies, Health and the Media, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: Fat, the Media, and a Fat Sensibility
Jayne Raisborough

Part I. Dramatis Personae: Introducing Fat, Health and Mass Media

2. The Matter of Fat
Jayne Raisborough

3. Fat Gets Melodramatic: The Obesity Epidemic and the News
Jayne Raisborough

4. Fat Finds Lifestyle: Introducing Reality Television
Jayne Raisborough

Part II. Fat Hits the Small Screen

5. The Before: Fat Gets Ready for a Makeover
Jayne Raisborough

6. Sweat and Tears: Working at Redemption
Jayne Raisborough

7. Fat and on Benefits: The Obese Turn Abese
Jayne Raisborough

8. Conclusion: Fat Sensibility or Moral Panic?
Jayne Raisborough

Keywords: Social Sciences, Sociology of the Body, Sociology of Culture, Media Studies, Gender Studies, Media Sociology

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781137288875
Printed ISBN
978-1-137-28886-8

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