The biopolitics of lifestyle: Foucault, ethics and healthy choices

Mayes, Christopher 2015, The biopolitics of lifestyle: Foucault, ethics and healthy choices, Routledge, Abingdon, Eng., doi: 10.4324/9781315675503.

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Title The biopolitics of lifestyle: Foucault, ethics and healthy choices
Author(s) Mayes, ChristopherORCID iD for Mayes, Christopher
Publication date 2015
Series Interventions
Total pages 155
Publisher Routledge
Place of Publication Abingdon, Eng.
Keyword(s) lifestyle network
lifestyle media
bariatric surgery
pastoral power
Andrew Lansley
obesity epidemic
biopolitical mechanism
social marketing campaign
Michelle Obama
fat acceptance movement
agonistic logic
coercive public health measures
lifestlye guidance
quiet fatalists
Foucault 2000b
health at every size
defiant resisters
childhood obesity
Jamie Oliver
Foucault's ethics
political science
ISBN 9781138933866
Language eng
DOI 10.4324/9781315675503
Field of Research 160806 Social Theory
160808 Sociology and Social Studies of Science and Technology
111712 Health Promotion
HERDC Research category A1 Books - authored - research
Copyright notice ©2016, Christopher Mayes
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