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Published: 05 April 2012

220 Pages


ISBN: 9780197264980

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Insecurity, Inequality, and Obesity in Affluent Societies

Edited by Avner Offer, Rachel Pechey, and Stanley Ulijaszek

OUP/British Academy

Proceedings of the British Academy

  • Addresses a topic of increasing national and international importance
  • Provides a solid foundation for the social interpretation of obesity
  • Assesses the role of institutions rather than the individual
  • Includes international comparisons