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Fat shame : stigma and the fat body in American culture / Amy Erdman Farrell.

  • ISBN: 9780814727683 (cl : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0814727689 (cl : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780814727690 (pb : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0814727697 (pb : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780814728345 (ebook)
  • ISBN: 0814728340 (ebook)
  • Description: x, 209 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : New York University Press,

Available copies

  • 3 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
  • 1 copy at Middlesex Community College.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Middlesex - Bedford Campus Stacks BF697.5.B63 F37 2011 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Considering fat shame -- Fat, modernity, and the problem of excess -- Fat and the un-civilized body -- Feminism, citizenship, and fat stigma -- Narrating fat shame -- Refusing to apologize -- Conclusion : the horror, the horror.
Subject: Body image.
Stigma (Social psychology)
Discrimination against overweight persons.
Physical-appearance-based bias.