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The Resource Abject relations : everyday worlds of anorexia, Megan Warin

Abject relations : everyday worlds of anorexia, Megan Warin

Label
Abject relations : everyday worlds of anorexia
Title
Abject relations
Title remainder
everyday worlds of anorexia
Statement of responsibility
Megan Warin
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Abject Relations presents an alternative approach to anorexia, long considered the epitome of a Western obsession with individualism, beauty, self-control, and autonomy. Through detailed ethnographic investigations, Megan Warin looks at the heart of what it means to live with anorexia on a daily basis. Participants describe difficulties with social relatedness, not being at home in their body, and feeling disgusting and worthless. For them, anorexia becomes a seductive and empowering practice that cleanses bodies of shame and guilt, becomes a friend and support, and allows
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Warin, Megan
Dewey number
362.196/85262
Index
index present
LC call number
RC552.A5
LC item number
W37 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2010 A-350
  • WM 175
NLM item number
W276a 2010
Series statement
Studies in medical anthropology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Sociale relaties
  • Lichaamsattitude
  • Sekseverschillen
Label
Abject relations : everyday worlds of anorexia, Megan Warin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Steering a course between fields -- Knowing through the body -- The complexities of being anorexic -- Abject relations with food -- "Me and my disgusting body" -- Be-coming clean -- Reimagining anorexia
Control code
781635125
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813548210
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jvw9q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781635125
Label
Abject relations : everyday worlds of anorexia, Megan Warin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Steering a course between fields -- Knowing through the body -- The complexities of being anorexic -- Abject relations with food -- "Me and my disgusting body" -- Be-coming clean -- Reimagining anorexia
Control code
781635125
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813548210
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jvw9q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781635125

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