The Cult Of Thinness

Author: Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195178784
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There are alternatives to the Cult of Thinness and this book provides a strong antidote.

Am I Thin Enough Yet

Author: Sharlene Hesse-Biber
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195117912
Size: 45.79 MB
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Discusses the social pressures on women to meet unrealistic standards of appearance, and looks at the impact of the media on women's self-image

The Practice Of Qualitative Research

Author: Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483324206
Size: 71.90 MB
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Written by Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber in an engaging style, this student-centered text offers invaluable insights into the practice of qualitative research, with coverage of in-depth interviewing, focus groups, ethnography, case study, and ...


Author: David M. Newman
Publisher: Pine Forge Press
ISBN: 1412961505
Size: 65.82 MB
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The Cult of Thinness becomes a powerful lure as society decides which is the “
right” or the “wrong” body and treats women accordingly.... Joining the Cult of
Thinness “I was raised by a domineering mother and also a strong father who
didn't ...

Emergent Methods In Social Research

Author: Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 141290918X
Size: 42.15 MB
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In this text, editors Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber and Patricia Leavy combine original, in-depth introductions, previously published articles, and original works to provide readers with a comprehensive view of new and cutting-edge research ...

Mixed Methods Research

Author: Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 1606235052
Size: 37.85 MB
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In addition, the researcher might decide to sample different types of magazines (
women's vs. men's) to look for differences in discourse concerning how the cult of
thinness is portrayed across magazine genres. The quantitative analysis study ...

Die Spiegelstadt

Author: Justin Cronin
Publisher: Goldmann Verlag
ISBN: 3641202566
Size: 26.51 MB
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Die Zwölf – Wesen der Dunkelheit, Todfeinde der Menschen – sind vernichtet, ihre hundertjährige Schreckensherrschaft über die Welt ist vorüber.

Feminist Research Practice

Author: Sharlene Nagy Hesse-Biber
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483315673
Size: 11.44 MB
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The “Cult of Thinness” offers a perspective on young women's problems with
eating and their desire to attain a “slender” body image to the point of risking their
health and in some cases their lives. The term, “cult of thinness,” is a theme that ...

Battleground M Z

Author: Amy Lind
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313340390
Size: 24.97 MB
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Many eating disorder activists argue that the so-called cult of thinness requires a
more critical look at our culture at large, including gendered patterns of family life,
girls' and boys' socialization, and the effects of various forms of oppression on ...