Weighing in: Obesity, Food Justice, and the Limits of Capitalism

Julie Guthman (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$35.94
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
November 05, 2011
Pages
227
Dimensions
5.9 X 0.7 X 8.9 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520266254
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About the Author

Julie Guthman is Professor of Social Sciences at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She is the author of Agrarian Dreams? The Paradox of Organic Farming in California (UC Press)

Reviews

"Guthman usefully challenges healthism in obesity research and food movements where consumption eclipses production."--Lee F. Monaghan"Sociology Of Health & Illness" (07/09/2012)
"Weighing In is the book that fat studies and critical geographers of fat have been waiting for."--Deborah McPhail, University of Manitoba"Social & Cultural Geography" (04/17/2013)