Fat is A Feminist Issue

by Susie Orbach

eBooks of the Month Lifestyle and Health The Real World

Fat is A Feminist Issue Synopsis

When it was first published, Fat Is A Feminist Issue became an instant classic and it is as relevant today as it was then. Updated throughout, it includes a frank new introduction by Susie Orbach that brings this book to a new generation of readers whilst offering a current perspective for its original fans.

Fat is A Feminist Issue Press Reviews

'Virtually all feminist debate on body image and beauty imagery owes its existence to Susie Orbach's enduring formulation' -- Naomi Wolf, bestselling author of The Beauty Myth

'Susie Orbach's pioneering work isn't just the first to expose the links between sexual politics and female dieting; it remains the classic work on the subject ... it is more essential than ever that Fat is a Feminist Issue be read by every woman' -- Susan Faludi, bestselling author of Backlash

'[Orbach's] pungent psychoanalytic insights and plain good sense ensure that this is still the sharpest, and best bible for the food junkie' The Independent

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All versions of this book

ISBN: 9781784753092
Publication date: 25/02/2016
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781784753092
Publication date: 25th February 2016
Author: Susie Orbach
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 400 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Lifestyle & Health, The Real World,
Categories: Diets & dieting,

About Susie Orbach

Susie Orbach is a psychotherapist, writer and co-founder of The Women's Therapy Centre in London and The Women's Therapy Centre in New York. Her books include Hunger Strike, What's Really Going on Here?, Towards Emotional Literacy, Susie Orbach On Eating and The Impossibility of Sex. She lectures widely in the UK, Europe and North America, has written for several magazines and newspapers, and has provided consultation advice for organisations from the NHS to the World Bank. She continues to help many individuals and couples from her practice in London. She is also a visiting Professor at the London School of ...

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