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Author Turner, Bryan S.

Title The body & society : explorations in social theory / Bryan S. Turner.

Published Los Angeles ; London : SAGE, 2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  306.4 TURN    AVAILABLE
Edition 3rd ed.
Physical description x, 285 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Theory, culture & society.
Theory, culture & society (Unnumbered)
Notes Previous ed.: 1996.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-276) and index.
Contents 1. The Mode of Desire -- 2. Sociology and the Body -- 3. The Body and Religion -- 4. Bodily Order -- 5. Eve's Body -- 6. The End of Patriarchy? -- 7. The Disciplines -- 8. Government of the Body -- 9. Disease and Disorder -- 10. Ontology of Difference -- 11. Bodies in Motion -- 12. The Body and Boredom -- 13. Epilogue: Vulnerability and Values.
Subject Human body -- Social aspects.
Sex in popular culture.
Variant Title Body and society.
ISBN 1412929865 (hbk.)
9781412929868 (hbk.)
1412929873 (paperback)
9781412929875 (paperback)