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Body & Society has from its inception in March as a peer-reviewed companion journal to Theory, Culture & Society, pioneered and shaped the field of has been committed to theoretical openness characterized by the publication of a wide range of critical approaches to the body, alongside the encouragement and development of innovative.
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Body & Society is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes scholarly research on the body. The journal was established in and is published by SAGE Publications on behalf of the TCS Centre, formerly based at Nottingham Trent University and now operating primarily out of Goldmiths, University of London.
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Each chapter has been revised and updated and the book contains new material that reflects changes in the field since the last edition.
In particular, Turner's developing position on the centrality of vulnerability. The Body And Society is now better than Brand: SAGE Publications.