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Here comes the sun: shedding light on the cultural body

Carter, Simon and Michael, Mike (2003). Here comes the sun: shedding light on the cultural body. In: Thomas, Helen and Ahmed, Jamilah eds. Cultural bodies: ethnography and theory. Oxford, UK: Blackwell, pp. 260–282.

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About the book: Cultural Bodies: Ethnography and Theory is a unique collection that integrates two increasingly key areas of social and cultural research: the body and ethnography.
Breaks new ground in an area of study that continues to be a central theme of debate and research across the humanities and social sciences.
Draws on ethnography as a useful means of exploring our everyday social and cultural environments.
Constitutes an important step in developing two key areas of study, the body and ethnography, and the relationship between them.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-631-22584-6, 978-0-631-22584-3
Extra Information: The chapter in question is Chapter 11.
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Sociology
Item ID: 4592
Depositing User: Users 13 not found.
Date Deposited: 07 Jul 2006
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 19:52
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