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Author Maguire, Jennifer Smith.

Title Fit for consumption : sociology and the business of fitness / Jennifer Smith Maguire.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  613.71 M276f 2008    ---  Available
Description x, 241 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [220]-238) and index.
Contents Making sense of fitness -- The roots of fitness : physical culture and physical capital -- Health clubs : the stratification of fitness sites -- Fitness media : an education in the fitness lifestyle -- Personal trainers : in the service of fitness -- Lessons from the fitness field.
Subject Physical fitness -- Social aspects.
Physical fitness -- Economic aspects.
Physical fitness -- Health aspects.
ISBN 0415421810 (softcover)
9780415421805 (hardcover)
0415421802 (hardcover)
9780415421812 (softcover)
9780203940655 (ebk.)
0203940652 (ebk.)
Standard No. NZ1 11268310

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