Unbearable Weight: Feminism, Western Culture, and the Body
In this provocative book, Susan Bordo untangles the myths, ideologies, and pathologies of the modern female body. Bordo explores our tortured fascination with food, hunger, desire, and control, and its effects on women's lives.
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UNBEARABLE WEIGHT: Feminism, Western Culture, and the BodyUser Review - Kirkus
In dense, challenging, subtly argued philosophical essays, Bordo (Philosophy/LeMoyne College; The Flight to Objectivity, 1987- -not reviewed) offers a postmodern, poststructuralist feminist ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - rachaelster - LibraryThing
The linchpin of much of my thinking as a feminist for the past few years. Read full review