University of Limerick Institutional Repository

Browsing Departments Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences by Subject "obesity"

DSpace Repository

Browsing Departments Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences by Subject "obesity"

Sort by: Order: Results:

  • Bombak, Andrea; Monaghan, Lee F.; Rich, Emma (Springer, 2019)
    Despite considerable contestation, ‘excess’ weight/fatness is commonly framed as fatal and in need of behavioural interventions. This article reviews literature which places a question mark over or challenges dietary ...
  • Cooper, Charlotte Rachel Mary (University of Limerick, 2012)
    Over my 20 year involvement with the movement, I have come to notice that scant attention is paid to fat activism. Despite intensified interest in fat in 21st century Western culture, the richness of fat activism is not ...
  • Cooper, Charlotte Rachel Mary (Department of Sociology, University of Limerick, 2008)
    In 21st century Western culture, obesity is such a maligned state of being that the notion of fat activism is unthinkable to most people. "Fat" and "activist" are not words that sit together well in the popular imagination. ...

Search ULIR


Browse

My Account

Statistics