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Technological discipline, obese bodies and gender: A sociological analysis of gastric banding
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-08-22)
America's obesity ̒epidemic̕, coupled with increasing use of biomedical technologies in healthcare, has helped usher in new technoscientific methods to medically manage the bodies of overweight and obese individuals. ...
Flying the flag: Gender and the projection of national progress through global air travel, 1920-1960
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-04-05)
This dissertation uses a feminist analytical lens to study questions of power and difference in the gendered and racial dynamics of marketing strategies, public relations, and employment within the aviation industry from ...