Fat is a Feminist Issue: The Anti-diet Guide to Permanent Weight Loss

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Berkley Books, 1978 - Health & Fitness - 203 pages
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Here for the first time, complete and unabridged, are the two revolutionary works by Susie Orbach that changed forever the way women look at themselves: "Fat is a Feminist Issue" and its sequel, "Fat is a Feminist Issue II." A watershed in the literature of women's issues when they first appeared, these books continue to influence the popular view on food, behavior, and female self-image. As Susie Orbach wistfully writes in her new introduction to this collection, "There's a part of me that wishes

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Susie Orbach is a cofounder of the Women's Therapy Centre in London and a visiting professor at the London School of Economics. Author of "Fat Is a Feminist Issue, " she is also a cofounder of the Women's Therapy Centre Institute in New York. Orbach lives in London with her partner and two children.

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