Strong, Jeremy (2003) The language of bodybuilding. Paragraph, 26 (1-2). pp. 163-175. ISSN 0264-8334Full text not available from this repository.
Analyzes the specialized language of bodybuilding. Difference of male-on-male spectatorship from sexually objectifying male gaze at the passive female form; Problem with the definition of bodybuilders; Popularity of words prevalent in bodybuilding talk like pecs, abs and quads; Use of anatomical and medical language in bodybuilding.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Bodybuilding; Bodybuilders; Medical language; Anatomical language|
|Subjects:||Social sciences > Communication and culture|
|Depositing User:||Rod Pow|
|Date Deposited:||06 Jul 2012 10:52|
|Last Modified:||23 Feb 2017 15:20|
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