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The 'body' and 'discourse' look diametrically adverse, yet we engage with bodies and signify ourselves and our relations in physically phrases. This quantity integrates new reviews via prime researchers in sociolinguistics, sociology, social psychology and cultural idea. It explores the various interfaces of physique and discourse, prepared lower than 3 major issues: the physique as an interactional source; ideological representations of the physique; and discursive buildings of the physique in general and pathological contexts.

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