Giving up sugar and the inequalities of abstinence

Throsby, K (2018) Giving up sugar and the inequalities of abstinence. Sociology of Health and Illness, 40 (6). pp. 954-968. ISSN 0141-9889



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Keywords: food; healthism; obesity; inequalities/social inequalities in health status; lifestyles
  • Accepted: 7 February 2018
  • Published (online): 16 April 2018
  • Published: July 2018
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law (Leeds) > School of Sociology and Social Policy (Leeds)
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Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 13 Feb 2018 16:21
Last Modified: 16 Apr 2019 00:43
Status: Published
Publisher: Wiley
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