William H. Sheldon and the culture of the somatotype

Doctoral thesis OPEN
Gatlin, Stephen H. (1997)
  • Publisher: Virginia Tech
  • Subject: social problems | modern society | technology | LD5655.V856 1997.G385

The burden of this dissertation is to show that William Sheldon's somatotype project should be seen as an integral aspect of modernist culture. Sheldon engaged the same problems with modernity and the "Second Industrial Revolution" (urbanization, overpopulation, industr... View more
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