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Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-217) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The nature of body panic culture What kinds of subjects and objects? Gender, consumer culture, and convergence Size matters : male body panic and the third wave "crisis of masculinity" "Getting your body back" : postindustrial fit motherhood and the merger of the second (household labor/child care) and third (fitness) shifts From Women's sports & fitness to Self : third wave feminism and the consumption conundrum Emancipatory potential, social justice, and the consumptive imperative.