Critical bodies: discourses of health, gender and consumption

S. Riley, H. Frith, S. Wiggins, P. Markula, M. Burns

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This chapter focuses on the examination of everyday talk around food, eating, gender and weight, and the way in which these issues are bound up with identities and accountability.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCritical Bodies: Representations, identities and practices of weight and body management.
Number of pages10
Publication statusPublished - 2007


  • health
  • gender
  • consumption
  • identity
  • psychology
  • weight


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