Fat Is a Feminist Issue - Susie OrbachPaddington Press, 1978, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Top edges of text block spotted.
From the cover: “Fat is not about self control or will power,’’ says the author, a feminist psychotherapist who has successfully treated hundreds of women for compulsive eating and obesity. Fat is about protection, sexuality, mothering and assertion. It is a social disease, a response to the inequality of the sexes. In this highly original and sensible book Orbach shows us why women become compulsive eaters; why women often get fat; why women regain weight after dieting; and just how women can get off the diet/binge merrygo-round.”
Size: 8½" x 5¼"
Number of Pages: 192
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