The Resource Never too thin : why women are at war with their bodies, Roberta Pollack Seid

Never too thin : why women are at war with their bodies, Roberta Pollack Seid

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Never too thin : why women are at war with their bodies
Title
Never too thin
Title remainder
why women are at war with their bodies
Statement of responsibility
Roberta Pollack Seid
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
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Seid, Roberta Pollack
Dewey number
305.4/8908
Index
index present
LC call number
RM222.2
LC item number
.S4 1989
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
RM222.2.S44
NAL item number
1989
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WD 210
NLM item number
S458n 1989
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weight loss
  • Women
  • Body image
  • Women
  • Obesity in women
  • Schéma corporel
  • Perte de poids
  • Femmes
  • Femmes
  • Obésité
  • Body Image
  • Obesity
  • Obesity
  • Women's Health
  • Women
  • Frau
  • Körpergewicht
Label
Never too thin : why women are at war with their bodies, Roberta Pollack Seid
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-363) and index
Contents
New American creed: I watch my weight, eat right, and exercise -- New American creed re-examined: too close to the bone -- When thin wasn't in: a selective overview of fashion and beauty, antiquity to 1830 -- Thin and fat: America 1830-1900 -- Thin preference begins: 1900-1947 -- Preference becomes prejudice: the war on fat begins, 1950-1960 -- Prejudice becomes myth: 1960-1970 -- Health/exercise ethic emerges -- Rise of food fetishism -- Her body must be thin, firm, and beautiful -- Obsession becomes religion: the fitness epidemic -- Why thin is never thin enough -- Prejudice exposed -- Look to the future: the golden mean restored?
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 372 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036761936
Label
Never too thin : why women are at war with their bodies, Roberta Pollack Seid
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-363) and index
Contents
New American creed: I watch my weight, eat right, and exercise -- New American creed re-examined: too close to the bone -- When thin wasn't in: a selective overview of fashion and beauty, antiquity to 1830 -- Thin and fat: America 1830-1900 -- Thin preference begins: 1900-1947 -- Preference becomes prejudice: the war on fat begins, 1950-1960 -- Prejudice becomes myth: 1960-1970 -- Health/exercise ethic emerges -- Rise of food fetishism -- Her body must be thin, firm, and beautiful -- Obsession becomes religion: the fitness epidemic -- Why thin is never thin enough -- Prejudice exposed -- Look to the future: the golden mean restored?
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 372 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036761936

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