This theoretical paper aims to deliver a new and enhanced definition of the ideal beach body based upon an extensive interdisciplinary literature review. It argues that the beach body theoretically comprises of two basic forms: (1) The real beach body as it appears on the beach and (2) the mediatized beach body, i.e. the one that prevails in the media.
|Publication status||Published - 9 Nov 2016|
|Event||6th European Communication Conference: Mediated (Dis)Continuities: Contesting Pasts, Presents and Futures - Prague, Czech Republic|
Duration: 9 Nov 2016 → 12 Nov 2016
|Conference||6th European Communication Conference|
|Period||9/11/16 → 12/11/16|
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