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body culture


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body culture

Mind-Body Dualism and the Two Cultures

The body, culture and society: an introduction. Philip Hancock, Bill Hughes, Elizabeth Jagger et al. (150 pages, paperback £14.99, hardback £45.) Open University Press, 2000. ISBN paperback 0-335-20413-9, hardback 0-335-20414-7.

The Chair: Rethinking Culture, Body, and Design

Critical Contition: Writing about Illness, Bodies, Culture

naomi baker . Plain Ugly: The Unattractive Body in Early Modern Culture.

Review: The Culture of the Body: Genealogies of Modernity

Constructing Race: The Science of Bodies and Cultures in American Anthropology

Cultures of Melancholia: Theorizing Desire and the Black Body

John Brown's Body: Slavery, Violence, & the Culture of War

Bodies and Cultures Collide: Enlistment, the Medical Exam, and the British Working Class, 1914–1916

Review: Bodily Extremities. Preoccupations with the Human Body in Early Modern European Culture

Right Hand, Left Hand: The Origins of Asymmetry in Brains, Bodies, Atoms and Cultures

katharina boehm (ed.). Bodies and Things in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture.

The Sacred Body: Asceticism in Religion, Literature, Art, and Culture. By David Jasper.

Review: Music, Body, and Desire in Medieval Culture: Hildegard of Bingen to Chaucer

Tracy Teslow. Constructing Race: The Science of Bodies and Cultures in American Anthropology.

Amy Erdman Farrell. Fat Shame: Stigma and the Fat Body in American Culture.

Remaking the Male Body: Masculinity and the Uses of Physical Culture in Interwar and Vichy France

 

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An emphasis on a particular type of personal appearance that reflects the prevailing cultural preferences or fashions of society (e.g. the cult of slenderness).

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.


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