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The Resource Fat : Culture and Materiality

Fat : Culture and Materiality

Label
Fat : Culture and Materiality
Title
Fat
Title remainder
Culture and Materiality
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Fat. In contemporary society the word never fails to elicit powerful emotions, especially as it relates to bodily health and appearance. But fat is a noun as well as an adjective and has a cultural life outside of its relationship with the human body. By focusing on the complex physical and experiential dimensions of this problematic substance, Fat: Culture and Materiality breaks new ground in the study of the relationship between culture and the material world. With contributions from well-respected international scholars, this innovative and interdisciplinary collection will appeal to a wide
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Forth, Christopher E
Dewey number
306.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
QP752.F3
LC item number
F38 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Leitch, Alison
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fat
  • Adipose tissues
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Adipose tissues
  • Fat
Label
Fat : Culture and Materiality
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Materializing Fat; 1 The Qualities of Palestinian Olive Oil; 2 In Tastes, Lost and Found: Remembering the Real Flavor of Fat Pork; 3 Thinking through Fat: The Materiality of Ancient and Modern Stereotypes; 4 Joseph Beuys: Shaman of Fat; 5 Engrossing Encounters: Materialities and Metaphors of Fat in the Lived Experiences of Individuals with Anorexia; 6 Fat Is the Future: Bioprospecting, Fat Stem Cells, and Emergent Breasted Materialities; 7 Bound Bodies: Navigating the Margins of Fat Bodies and Clothes
  • 8 Fatsploitation: Disgust and the Performance of Weight LossNotes; References; Index
Control code
870245664
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (384 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472520180
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)870245664
Label
Fat : Culture and Materiality
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Materializing Fat; 1 The Qualities of Palestinian Olive Oil; 2 In Tastes, Lost and Found: Remembering the Real Flavor of Fat Pork; 3 Thinking through Fat: The Materiality of Ancient and Modern Stereotypes; 4 Joseph Beuys: Shaman of Fat; 5 Engrossing Encounters: Materialities and Metaphors of Fat in the Lived Experiences of Individuals with Anorexia; 6 Fat Is the Future: Bioprospecting, Fat Stem Cells, and Emergent Breasted Materialities; 7 Bound Bodies: Navigating the Margins of Fat Bodies and Clothes
  • 8 Fatsploitation: Disgust and the Performance of Weight LossNotes; References; Index
Control code
870245664
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (384 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472520180
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)870245664

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