Biography

PhD (Cardiff University) 1998, Previously Lecturer at Cardiff University 1999-2002, then Newcastle University 2002-2005

Research Interests

The Body, Health & Illness, Risk, Masculinities, The Obesity Debate, Illicit Drug Use, Violence, Sexualities, Qualitative Research, Stigma, Asthma, Dental Health, Financial Crisis, .

Professional Activities

Education

  • 1998 Cardiff University - PhD

Employment

  • Newcastle University - Lecturer
  • Cardiff University - Lecturer

Language

  • English

Books

Challenging Myths of Masculinity: Understanding Physical Cultures

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2014
Aldershot
Ashgate
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Men and the War on Obesity: A Sociological Study

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2008
London and New york
Routledge
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Bodybuilding, Drugs and Risk

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2001
London
Routledge
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Book Chapters

The Sick Role

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
London
Sage
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Bodily Sensibility: Vocabularies of the Discredited Male Body

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2011
New York
Palgrave MacMillan
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Accessing a Demonised Subculture: Studying Drug Use and Violence among Bodybuilders

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1999
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Stigma

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
London
Sage
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McDonaldizing Men's Bodies? Slimming, Associated (Ir)Rationalities and Resistances

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2010
California
Pine Forge Press & Sage
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Bodybuilding, Steroids and Violence: Is There a Connection?

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1999
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Awareness Contexts

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
London
Sage
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Big Handsome Men, Bears and Others: Virtual Constructions of Fat Male Embodiment

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2008
Oxford
Oxford University Press
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The Bodybuilding Ethnophysiology Thesis

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2001
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Illness-related Behaviour

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
London
Sage
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Hard Men, Shop Boys and Others: Embodying Competence in a Masculinist Occupation

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2008
Aldershot:
Ashgate
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Hormonal Bodies, Civilised Bodies: Incorporating the Biological into the Sociology of Health

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2003
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Bodybuilding, Drugs and Risk: Reflections on an Ethnographic Study

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2014
London and New York
Routledge
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Corporeal Indeterminacy: The Value of Embodied, Interpretive Sociology.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2006
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'It's Worse for Women and Girls': Negotiating Embodied Masculinities through Weigh-Related Talk

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2014
New York
Routledge
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Accounting for Illicit Steroid Use: Bodybuilders' Justifications

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2011
New York
Routledge
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Fieldwork and the Body: Reflections on an Embodied Ethnography

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2006
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Illness Narratives

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
London
Sage
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Reflections on and Developing Critical Weight Studies

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2011
New York
Palgrave MacMillan
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Bodybuilding and Sexual Attractiveness

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1998
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Embodiment

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
London
Sage
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Critiquing Obesity Discourse and Developing an Alternative

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2011
New York
Palgrave MacMillan
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The Body as a Chemistry Experiment: Steroid Use Among South Wales Bodybuilders

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1998
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Edited Books

Obesity Discourse and Fat Politics: Research, Critique and Interventions

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2014
London
Routledge
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Key Concepts in Medical Sociology

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
London
Sage
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Debating Obesity: Critical Perspectives

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2011
New York
Palgrave MacMillan
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Peer Reviewed Journals

Embodied Heterosexual Masculinities, Part 1: Confluent Intimacies, Emotions and Health

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2012
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Vocabularies of Motive for Illicit Steroid Use Among Bodybuilders

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2002
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Re-framing weight-related stigma: From spoiled identity to macro-social structures

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2017
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Doorwork and Legal Risk: Observations from an Embodied Ethnography

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2004
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Men, physical activity, and the obesity discourse: Critical understandings from a qualitative study

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2008
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Post 'Celtic Tiger' Ireland, Silver Vigilantes and Public Sociology: Protesting Against Global Neoliberalisation

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2011
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Embodying health identities: A study of young people with asthma

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2016
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Opportunity, Pleasure and Risk: An Ethnography of Urban Male Heterosexualities

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2002
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Extending the obesity debate, repudiating misrecognition: Politicising fatness and health (practice)

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
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Danger on the Doors: Bodily Risk in a Demonised Occupation

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2003
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Seeking university Research Ethics Committee approval: the emotional vicissitudes of a "rationalised' process

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
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Drug-Taking, 'Risk Boundaries' and Social Identity: Bodybuilders' Talk about Ephedrine and Nubain.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2000
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Managing Stigma: Asthma, Young People and the Politics of Chronic Illness

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2018
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Critiquing Masculinity Myths: Rethinking Male Bodies, Obesity and Health in Context

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2015
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'Physician Heal Thyself', Part 2: Debating clinicians' bodyweight

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2010
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Embodying Gender, Work and Organization: Solidarity, Cool Loyalties and Contested Hierarchy in a Masculinist Occupation

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2002
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Civilising Recalcitrant Boys' Bodies: Pursuing Social Fitness through the Anti-Obesity Offensive

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2014
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A discourse analysis of school girls engagement with fat pedagogy and critical health education: rethinking the childhood 'obesity scandal'

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2019
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Obesity, Neoliberalism and Epidemic Psychology: Critical Commentary and Alternative Approaches to Public Health

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2018
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'Physician Heal Thyself', Part 1: A qualitative analysis of an online debate about clinicians' bodyweight

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2010
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Obesity, bodily change and health identities: a qualitative study of Canadian women

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2017
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The Madoffization of Irish society: from Ponzi finance to sociological critique

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2017
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The metamorphosis of female bodybuilders: Judging a paroxysmal body?

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2010
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Obesity discourse and fat politics: research, critique and interventions

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
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McDonaldizing men's bodies? Slimming, associated (Ir)rationalities and resistances

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2007
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Chronic illness as biographical contingency? Young people's experiences of asthma

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2015
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Regulating Unruly; Bodies: Work Tasks, Conflict and Violence in Britain's Night-Time Economy.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2002
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The Madoffization of Society: A Corrosive Process in an Age of Fictitious Capital

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
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Scapegoating During a Time of Crisis: A Critique of Post-Celtic Tiger Ireland

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
Dr. Martin Power
2014
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"It's worse for women and girls': negotiating embodied masculinities through weight-related talk

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
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Obesity Epidemic Entrepreneurs: Types, Practices and Interests

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2010
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Body Mass Index, masculinities and moral worth: men's critical understandings of 'appropriate' weight-for-height

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2007
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Hard Men, Shop Boys and Others: Embodying Competence in a Masculinist Occupation.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2002
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Media, 'Fat Panic' and Public Pedagogy: Mapping Contested Terrain

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2019
HOBOKEN
WILEY
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Discussion Piece: A Critical Take on the Obesity Debate.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2005
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Bodily sensibility: Vocabularies of the discredited male body

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2009
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Creating 'The Perfect Body': A Variable Project

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1999
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Challenging Medicine? Bodybuilding, Drugs and Risk

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1999
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The Casanova-Myth: Legend and Anxiety in the Seduction Community

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2015
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Embodied Heterosexual Masculinities, Part 2: Foregrounding Men's Health and Emotions

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2012
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Weighty Words: Expanding and Embodying the Accounts Framework

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2006
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Dietary Approaches to Weight-Loss, Health-At-Every-Size® and Beyond: Rethinking the War on Obesity

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2018
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Big Handsome Men, Bears and Others: Virtual Constructions of 'Fat Male Embodiment'

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2005
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Looking Good, Feeling Good: The Embodied Pleasures of Vibrant Physicality

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2001
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More Than Anarchy in the UK: 'Social Unrest' and its Resurgence in the Madoffized Society

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2012
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Other Journals

Taking Sides.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2005
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Men and the Obesity Epidemic: Exercising Healthy Scepticism.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2008
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Men and the Obesity Epidemic: Promoting Healthy Scepticism.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2008
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Conference Publications

British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2007
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The Theory Culture and Society (TCS) Body Modification Day Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1997
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British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Group 37th Annual Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2005
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Crisis, Austerity and Resistance

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2012
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SAI Annual Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2007
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British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Group 29th Annual Conference.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1997
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British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Group 38th Annual Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2006
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39th Annual Conference of the Sociological Association of Ireland

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2012
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British Sociological Association 38th Annual conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2006
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The British Sociological Association Annual Conference, Making Sense of the Body: Theory, Research and Practice

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1998
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British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Group 39th Annual Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2007
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Expanding the Obesity Debate: A One Day Forum

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2006
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Rethinking Gender, Work and Organization Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2001
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34th Annual Conference of the Sociological Association of Ireland

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2007
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The British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Group 27th Annual Conference.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1995
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BSA Language Study Group Conference on Ethnography, Law and Crime

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2001
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The Perfect Body: Between Normativity and Consumerism

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2009
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BSA Medical Sociology Group 45th Annual Conference.

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
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The British Criminology Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1995
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British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Group 35th Annual Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2003
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British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Group 42nd Annual Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2010
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BSA Digital Sociology Group's workshop

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
Dr. Martin Power
2014
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The American Society of Criminology Annual Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1997
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British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Group 36th Annual Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2004
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The Gender and Health Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2010
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BSA Medical Sociology Group 47th Annual Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2015
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The British Criminology Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1997
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British Sociological Association Sociology of Sport Group Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2005
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American Educational Research Association (AERA) Conference

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2012
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Conference Contributions

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Editorials

Obesity discourse and fat politics: research, critique and interventions

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
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Book Reviews

Framing Fat: Competing Constructions in Contemporary Culture

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2014
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Weighing In: Obesity, Food Justice and the Limits of Capitalism

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2012
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Men, Masculinities and Health: Critical Perspectives

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2010
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Other Publications

Obesity discourse and fat politics: research, critique and interventions

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2013
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'We're Not Druggies, We're Athletes': Bodybuilding, Polypharmacology and Self-Identity

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
1998
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Framing Fat: Competing Constructions in Contemporary Culture

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2014
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Weighing In: Obesity, Food Justice and the Limits of Capitalism

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2012
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Men, Masculinities and Health: Critical Perspectives

Assoc. Prof. Lee Monaghan
2010
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