A Hunger So Wide And So Deep

Author: Becky W. Thompson
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 9780816624355
Size: 48.71 MB
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Based on in-depth life history interviews with African-American, Latina, and lesbian women, her book chronicles the effects of racism, poverty, sexism, acculturation, and sexual abuse on women's bodies and eating patterns

Not All Black Girls Know How To Eat

Author: Stephanie Covington Armstrong
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 1569763208
Size: 23.90 MB
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For more information about the book and eating disorders, visit www.notallblackgirls.com

Anorexic Bodies

Author: Morag Macsween
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136103325
Size: 25.87 MB
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This book explores the ways in which anorexic women use their eating to control their bodies.

A World Full Of Women

Author: Martha C. Ward
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 131734247X
Size: 59.76 MB
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The text combines descriptive ethnography with gender theory and international statistics to present a comprehensive picture of the lives of women in societies and cultures both present and past"--Preface, page xiii.

Hope And Other Luxuries

Author: Clare B. Dunkle
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1452136971
Size: 22.54 MB
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Co-published with Elena Vanishing, the memoir of her daughter, this is the story—told in brave, beautifully written, and unflinchingly honest prose—of one family's fight against a deadly disease, from an often ignored but important ...

Destabilizing Theory

Author: Michèle Barrett
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804720311
Size: 76.24 MB
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Feminist scholars in the United States should find this volume very exciting, since many of the essays organize and make available a great deal of scholarly work from Europe and Australia. . .

Therapy One Hundred And One

Author: Jeffrey C. Wood
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 1572245689
Size: 72.10 MB
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"Therapy 101" can guide you through the twists and turns of the mental health maze. You'll learn about the different kinds of mental health professionals and the services they offer.

Our Bodies Ourselves For The New Century

Publisher: Touchstone Books
ISBN: 9780684842318
Size: 72.12 MB
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The first major revision of the 1984 classic guide to women's health includes information on such topics as breast cancer treatment options, preventing and living with AIDS, and new developments in contraception and reproductive technology.

Fat Girl

Author: Judith Moore
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101213248
Size: 11.75 MB
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From the lush descriptions of food that call to mind the writings of M.F.K. Fisher at her finest, to the heartbreaking accounts of Moore’s deep longing for family and a sense of belonging and love, Fat Girl stuns and shocks, saddens and ...