Social and cultural construction of obesity among Pakistani Muslim women in North West England

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/264738
Title:
Social and cultural construction of obesity among Pakistani Muslim women in North West England
Authors:
Ludwig, Alison F.; Cox, Peter; Ellahi, Basma
Abstract:
This article discusses a qualitative study of fifty-five Pakistani women in Greater Manchester participated which explored health perceptions, diet, and the social construction of obesity and how this relates to the initiation and maintenance of a healthier diet in UK Pakistani women.
Affiliation:
University of Chester
Citation:
Public Health Nutrition, 14(10), 2011, pp. 1842-1850
Publisher:
Nutrition Society
Journal:
Public Health Nutrition
Publication Date:
Oct-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/264738
DOI:
10.1017/S1368980010003472
Additional Links:
http://www.nutritionsociety.org/node/31
Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
This article is not available through ChesterRep.
ISSN:
1368-9800; 1475-2727
Appears in Collections:
Social and Political Science; Clinical Sciences and Nutrition

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorLudwig, Alison F.en_GB
dc.contributor.authorCox, Peteren_GB
dc.contributor.authorEllahi, Basmaen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-01-09T13:04:22Zen
dc.date.available2013-01-09T13:04:22Zen
dc.date.issued2011-10en
dc.identifier.citationPublic Health Nutrition, 14(10), 2011, pp. 1842-1850en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1368-9800en
dc.identifier.issn1475-2727en
dc.identifier.doi10.1017/S1368980010003472en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10034/264738en
dc.descriptionThis article is not available through ChesterRep.en_GB
dc.description.abstractThis article discusses a qualitative study of fifty-five Pakistani women in Greater Manchester participated which explored health perceptions, diet, and the social construction of obesity and how this relates to the initiation and maintenance of a healthier diet in UK Pakistani women.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherNutrition Societyen_GB
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.nutritionsociety.org/node/31en_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Public Health Nutritionen_GB
dc.subjectdieten_GB
dc.subjectPakistanien_GB
dc.subjectwomenen_GB
dc.subjectobesityen_GB
dc.titleSocial and cultural construction of obesity among Pakistani Muslim women in North West Englanden
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Chesteren_GB
dc.identifier.journalPublic Health Nutritionen_GB
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