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Published: 27 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393252-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9325-2
Published: 09 November 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002079-039
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0207-9
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390701-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9070-1
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391319-072
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9131-9
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374442-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
..., and blood sugars as sites of diagnosis and treatment. Morals of individual responsibility and addiction filter into ideas and practices surrounding obesity, and disease categories collapse weight gain into other pathologies along specific relational lines. For some clinicians, diets could shore up...
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374442-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
... Chapter 5 examines to what extent metabolisms are renewable and even replaceable, through the feature of willpower and the science of surgery. It is concerned with absorptions between the body and willpower. It considers what kinds of treatment for obesity are possible when drugs and diet fail...
Published: 18 June 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375609-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7560-9
... This chapter explores how the natural landscape of the Canadian Rockies has been constructed as a utopian space in the Japanese tourist imagination. It traces the work of influential media personality and former member of the National Diet, Ōhashi Kyosen, who has promoted Canada as a Japanese...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375715-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7571-5
... This chapter looks at the workings of a call center where the author worked for a few months. In addition to a general description, the chapter shows how separate registers were bound together in the workings of the call center: how the body's diurnal hardwiring adjusted to a nocturnal diet, how...
Published: 15 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375463-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... agentic in actively fashioning her body for public display (through exercise and diet), while Kardashian, often presented as a woman of color, is articulated as always-already gaze-worthy, reducing her agency. Newer media practices operationalize and reproduce a masculine gaze that inscribes troubling...
Published: 15 May 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... fashioning her body for public display (through exercise and diet), while Kardashian, often presented as a woman of color, is articulated as always-already gaze-worthy, reducing her agency. Newer media practices operationalize and reproduce a masculine gaze that inscribes troubling racialized conceptions of...
Published: 27 March 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9229-3
... becomes Þrst Korean in Japan publicly elected to National Diet (Lower House, repre- senting Fourth Ward of Tokyo), February. ¥ Korean anarchists publish anti-S�aikai article in Jiy�reng� Shimbun, March 14. ¥ Zenky� Chemical Workers Union distributes...
Published: 27 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392293-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9229-3
...�aikai’s outspoken vice president. In 1932, Pak Ch’um-gum—a for- mer day worker and ginseng peddler turned commercial entrepreneur and co-founder of the S�aikai—was elected into the Lower House of the Na- state power  133 tional Diet...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
... attributes of South Korean gastronomy, allowing the majority of its population not only to enjoy a diet that had previously only been affordable for the elite but also to indulge in foreign culinary trends. Generally speaking, until the 1980s the main place in which ordinary South Koreans could...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... quirkier: only English films were shown, as though that were the only universe that mattered. It was a constant diet of Darling, The Loneliness oj the Long-Distance Runner, and Morgan! Such exposure was good training, of course, not just because Boston was always an anglophile town but...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
... emerged that she genuinely suffered from anorexia nervosa.35 Her situation is not unique: the women in Girls’ Generation are said to be kept on a diet of 1,200 calories a day by their trainers, and member Seohyun was report- edly 9kg (20 pounds) underweight in February 2011.36 The pervasive media...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... another bookstore. He wanted to get this over with. Close by was Housing Works Book- store, on Crosby Street. He waited in front of the sign that said “Infor- mation.” Above him ­were signs marking other sections: “Health,” “Diet and Fitness,” “Lesbian and Gay,” “Sexuality.” He asked his question...
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By Andrea Smith
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374817-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7481-7
... cold temperatures prevent the toxins, emitted from industries largely in the U.S., from breaking down. These toxins make their way into the fat of whales, walruses, and seals, which form the diet of indig• enous peoples in the Arctic, who have few other food options. Notably, there have...
Book Chapter

By Ken C. Kawashima
Published: 27 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392293-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9229-3
... Election to the National Diet]. Tokyo, 1932. Ohara Institute for Social Research, pre-war archives, T1–3. other Beveridge, William H. Unemployment: A Problem of Industry. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1930. Cahalane, Cornelius F. Police Practice and Procedure. New York: E. P. Dutton...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-036
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... which every commando drew as many animals as it wanted for slaughter purposes. This system, though somewhat wasteful, worked fairly well; the men were plainly but adequately fed on much the same diet as they were accustomed to at home, and there was little grumbling. Officers and men had to...
Published: 20 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005124-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0512-4
...: Google Earth. The End of the Inupiat Way of Life · 17 lies on hunting and fishing, he said. A majority of our diet comes from the land and the sea. We hunt for caribou, moose, musk ox, bearded seal, walrus, and gather traditional berries like the cloud berry, blueberries, blackberries. Bowhead whales...