Genders and Sexualities in the Social Sciences

Making 'Postmodern' Mothers

Pregnant Embodiment, Baby Bumps and Body Image

Authors: Nash, M.

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Based on interviews with pregnant women, this book provides a multi-disciplinary empirical account of pregnant embodiment and how it relates to wider sociological and feminist discourses about gender, bodies, 'fitness', 'fat', celebrity and motherhood.

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MEREDITH NASH is a Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Tasmania, Australia.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Making 'Postmodern' Mothers
Book Subtitle
Pregnant Embodiment, Baby Bumps and Body Image
Authors
Series Title
Genders and Sexualities in the Social Sciences
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-29215-5
DOI
10.1057/9781137292155
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-35543-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-34713-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 247
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