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Who is wellness for? : an examination of wellness culture and who it leaves behind / Fariha Róisín.

Róisín, Fariha, (author.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fertile Public Library 613 ROI (Text) 33500013620109 New Available -
McIntosh Public Library 613 ROI (Text) 33500013620117 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063077089
  • ISBN: 0063077086
  • Physical Description: x, 307 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper Wave, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2022]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-307).
Formatted Contents Note:
Part I: Journey to the mind -- Part II: Journey to the body -- Part III: On self-care -- Part IV: Introduction to justice.
Summary, etc.:
In this thought-provoking book, part memoir, part journalistic investigation, the acclaimed writer and poet, a Muslim queer Bangladeshi, reveals how wellness culture has become a luxury good built on the wisdom of Black, brown and Indigenous people--while ignoring and excluding them.
Subject: Health > Popular works.
Self-care, Health > Popular works.
Mind and body > Popular works.
Cultural appropriation.
Róisín, Fariha.

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