You have the right to remain fat

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You have the right to remain fat

Tovar, Virgie, 1982- author.

New York, NY : Feminist Press, 2018.

128 pages ; 18 cm

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Addresses body image in overweight women by advocating self-acceptance and refusing to kowtow to societal definitions of beauty and desire. Argues that modern culture victimizes women's bodies and promulgates the notion that skinny is beautiful, making women the crux of male insecurity and dominance.

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ISBN:

9781936932313

LC Call No:

RC628 .T683 2018

Dewey Class No:

613/.04244 23

Author:

Tovar, Virgie, 1982- author.

Title:

You have the right to remain fat / Virgie Tovar.

Physical:

128 pages ; 18 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 5/7/2018

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal Starred, 9/2018

Summary:

Addresses body image in overweight women by advocating self-acceptance and refusing to kowtow to societal definitions of beauty and desire. Argues that modern culture victimizes women's bodies and promulgates the notion that skinny is beautiful, making women the crux of male insecurity and dominance.

Target Audience:

11-Adult.

Subject:

Obesity.

Subject:

Body image.

Subject:

Self-esteem.

Subject:

Women.

Subject:

Discrimination.

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