The Real War on Obesity

Contesting Knowledge and Meaning in a Public Health Crisis

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ISBN: 978-1-137-58251-5 (Print) 978-1-137-58252-2 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-31

    Introducing the Real ‘War on Obesity’

  3. Problem Definition

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 33-33

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      Chapter

      Pages 35-61

      Debating Individual Agency

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      Chapter

      Pages 63-82

      Defining the Scope of the Issue

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      Chapter

      Pages 83-104

      Disputing the Problem

  4. Policy Engagement

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 105-105

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      Chapter

      Pages 107-127

      Representing Knowledge

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      Chapter

      Pages 129-149

      Claiming Knowledge

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      Chapter

      Pages 151-177

      Contesting Knowledge

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      Chapter

      Pages 179-200

      Transmitting Knowledge

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      Chapter

      Pages 201-220

      Conclusion

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 221-224