Crusaders for Fitness: The History of American Health Reformers (Hardback)James C. Whorton (author)
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To reveal the importance of a subject that has long suffered from scholarly neglect, Professor Whorton demonstrates that health reform campaigns were not mere fads but ideologies composed of a mixture of religious and scientific ideas and themes from the popular culture.
Originally published in 1982.
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Publisher: Princeton University Press
Number of pages: 359
Weight: 624 g