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Fat boys a slim book by Sander L. Gilman

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social aspects,
  • Body image in men,
  • Obesity,
  • Overweight men

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-293) and index.

StatementSander L. Gilman
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC552.O25 G54 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 310 p. ;
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24752280M
ISBN 100803221835
LC Control Number2003014544

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