Fat history : bodies and beauty in the modern West /

The modern struggle against fat cuts deeply and pervasively into American culture, as evidenced by the compulsion to stay thin, or at least to profess a desire to become thin. Dieting, weight consciousness, and widespread hostility to obesity form one of the fundamental themes of modern life in coun...

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Main Author: Stearns, Peter N.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : New York University Press, ©1997.
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Eastern Illinois University

Location: Book Stacks A-H 3000; J-L 2000; P-Z 1000 Level

Call Number: RM222.2 .S755 1997
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