The arguments against health made in this volume are really anything but rather the various authors challenge our current conceptions of health while widely accepted as a ubiquitous good many argue that health is in fact a social and political construct often used to buttress certain agendas while diminishing others. Against health argues that health is a concept a norm and a set of bodily practices whose ideological work is often rendered invisible by the assumption that it is a monolithic universal good and that disparities in the incidence and prevalence of disease are closely linked to disparities in income and social support. Against health how health became the new morality biopolitics series you see someone smoking a cigarette and say smoking is bad for your health when what you mean is you are a bad person because you smoke you encounter someone whose body size you deem excessive and against health how health became the new morality biopolitics series you see . Against health how health became the new morality user review book verdict building on the 2006 against health conference this collection of essays reexamines the definition of health particularly as a mechanism for moral judgment
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