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  • The Intellectual Property and Food Project

    From Rewarding Innovation and Creation to Feeding the World, 1st Edition

    By Charles Lawson, Jay Sanderson

    The relationship between intellectual property and food affects the production and availability of food by regulating dealings in products, processes, innovations, information and data. With increasingly intricate relations between international and domestic law, as well as practices and…

    Hardback – 2013-12-06

  • Body Studies

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Margo DeMello

    In recent years, body studies has expanded rapidly, becoming an increasingly popular field of study within anthropology, sociology, and cultural studies. This groundbreaking textbook takes the topics and theories from these disciplines, and combines them into one single, easily accessible text for…

    Paperback – 2013-12-05

  • The Law and Ecology of Pesticides and Pest Management

    1st Edition

    By Mary Jane Angelo

    Although concerns over the ecological impacts of pesticides gave rise to the environmental movement of the late 1960s and 1970s, since that time, pesticide use and its effects have been largely ignored by the law and by legal scholars. This book addresses this omission by providing a unique and…

    Hardback – 2013-08-22

  • Food

    1st Edition

    By John Coveney

    The centrality of food in life, and the importance of food as life, is undeniable. As a source of biological substrates, personal pleasure and political power, food is and has been an enduring requirement of human biological, social and cultural existence. In recent years, interest in food has…

    Paperback – 2013-07-18

  • Jane Austen and Animals

    1st Edition

    By Barbara K. Seeber

    The first full-length study of animals in Jane Austen, Barbara K. Seeber’s book situates the author’s work within the serious debates about human-animal relations that began in the eighteenth century and continued into Austen’s lifetime. Seeber shows that Austen’s writings consistently align the…

    Hardback – 2013-07-04

  • The Politics of Biofuels, Land and Agrarian Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Saturnino M. Borras Jr., Philip McMichael, Ian Scoones

    This book addresses key questions on biofuels within agrarian political economy, political sociology and political ecology. Contributions are based on fresh empirical materials from different parts of the world. The book starts with four key questions in agrarian political economy: Who owns what?…

    Paperback – 2013-02-14
    Critical Agrarian Studies

  • Fat

    1st Edition

    By Deborah Lupton

    In contemporary western societies the fat body has become a focus of stigmatizing discourses and practices aimed at disciplining, regulating and containing it. Despite the fact that in many western countries fat bodies outnumber those that are thin, fat people are still socially marginalized and…

    Hardback – 2012-08-16

  • The Rhetoric of Food

    Discourse, Materiality, and Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua Frye, Michael Bruner

    This book focuses on the rhetoric of food and the power dimensions that intersect this most fundamental but increasingly popular area of ideology and practice, including politics, culture, lifestyle, identity, advertising, environment, and economy. The essays visit a rich variety of dominant…

    Hardback – 2012-05-29
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Body and Gender, Soul and Reason in Late Antiquity

    1st Edition

    By Gillian Clark

    What does it mean to say that a human being is body and soul, and how does each affect the other? Late antique philosophers, Christians included, asked these central questions. The papers collected here explore their answers, and use those answers to ask further questions, reading Iamblichus,…

    Hardback – 2011-06-28
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Crafting an African Security Architecture

    Addressing Regional Peace and Conflict in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hany Besada

    The humanitarian crises caused by civil conflicts and wars in Africa are too great in scope for an adequate and effective continental response. The founding of the African Union and the drafting of the Responsibility to Protect doctrine, the basis for collective action against genocide, ethnic…

    Hardback – 2010-07-28
    The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series

  • Exercise and Eating Disorders

    An Ethical and Legal Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Simona Giordano

    Eating disorders (EDs) have become a social epidemic in the developed world. This book addresses the close links between EDs and exercise, helping us to understand why people with EDs often exercise to excessive and potentially harmful levels. This is also the first book to examine this issue from…

    Paperback – 2010-03-25
    Ethics and Sport

  • Diets and Dieting

    A Cultural Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

    By Sander L. Gilman

    Diets and dieting have concerned—and sometimes obsessed—human societies for centuries. The dieters' regime is about many things, among them the control of weight and the body, the politics of beauty, discipline and even self-harm, personal and societal demands for improved health, spiritual harmony…

    Paperback – 2009-05-20

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