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Sociology of the Body

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The Politics of Women's Bodies: Sexuality, Appearance, and Behavior

Fourth Edition

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$49.95

Rose Weitz and Samantha Kwan

9780199343799
Paperback
November 2013

A cutting-edge anthology on power and women's bodies

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Gendered Bodies: Feminist Perspectives

Second Edition

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$44.95

Judith Lorber and Lisa Jean Moore

9780199732456
Paperback
July 2010

This unique hybrid text/reader--from two of the field's best scholars--provides a comprehensive and cutting-edge introduction to the study of gender and the body

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Sociology of the Body: A Reader

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$69.95

Claudia Malacrida and Jacqueline Low

9780195425482
Paperback
June 2008

Working from a sociological perspective, Sociology of the Body: A Reader provides students with a broad overview of the theories of the body and substantive body issues.

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The Cult of Thinness

Second Edition

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$39.95

Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber

9780195178784
Paperback
October 2006

This powerful text goes beyond traditional psychological explanations of eating disorders to level a powerful indictment against the social, political, and economic pressures women face in a weight-obsessed society.

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