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The End of the Obesity Epidemic

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Despite apocalyptic predictions from a vocal alliance of health professionals, politicians and social commentators that rising obe... Lire la suite
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Description

Despite apocalyptic predictions from a vocal alliance of health professionals, politicians and social commentators that rising obesity levels would lead to a global health crisis, this crisis has not materialised. This book argues that we have therefore entered into a phase of the obesity debate.

Winner of the 2011 Critics Choice Book Award of the American Educational Studies Association

Auteur
Michael Gard is Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education at Charles Sturt University's Bathurst campus. He teaches and writes about health, physical education, sport and the media and is a regular media commentator on these topics. His previous work in this field includes his book The Obesity Epidemic: Science Morality and Ideology, co-written with Jan Wright

Contenu
1.The Beginning is the End 2. Worse Than Global Warming 3. The Inconvenience of Good News 4. The View From Outside 5. The Obvious Solution 6. Defenders of the Truth: The 'Empirical Sceptics' 7. Power and Theory: The 'Ideological Sceptics' 8. The Challenge of Thinking Well

Informations sur le produit

Titre: The End of the Obesity Epidemic
Auteur:
Code EAN: 9780415489874
ISBN: 978-0-415-48987-4
Format: Livre Relié
Editeur: Taylor and Francis
Genre: Sociologie
nombre de pages: 208
Poids: 454g
Taille: H234mm x B156mm
Année: 2010
Auflage: New.