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Farrell, Amy Erdman
Fat shame : stigma and the fat body in American culture / Amy Erdman Farrell
Alternate Title Stigma and the fat body in American culture
New York : New York University Press, c2011
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  BF697.5.B63 F37 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Body image
Stigma (Social psychology)
Discrimination against overweight persons
Physical-appearance-based bias
Obesity -- Social aspects
Physical Description x, 209 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-198) and index
Contents Considering fat shame -- Fat, modernity, and the problem of excess -- Fat and the un-civilized body -- Feminism, citizenship, and fat stigma -- Narrating fat shame -- Refusing to apologize -- Conclusion : the horror, the horror

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