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Constructing Gendered Bodies free pdf Interest in sociological study of the body, theoretically and empirically, has increased dramatically in the 1990s. This book builds on this work by bringing together research which examines the social and cultural processes involved in the construction of gendered bodies and sexual practices. Contributors explore these issues in a variety of settings ranging from the workplace and leisure industry to social arenas of moral and medical regulation.

About Kathryn Backett-Milburn

KATHRYN BACKETT-MILBURN is Senior Research Fellow at the Research Unit in Health and Behavioural Change, at the University of Edinburgh. She is a medical sociologist, specialising in qualitative research, who has also worked in health promotion. She has published widely on health and parenting issues in families. - LINDA MCKIE is Research Professor in Sociology at Glasgow Caledonian University. Recent publications include Gender Power and Household.

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Author : Kathryn Backett-Milburn
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 03 April 2001
ISBN : 0333774612
EAN : 9780333774618
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 280 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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