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Killer Fat - a book by Boero, Natalie

Killer Fat

Media, Medicine, and Morals in the American Obesity Epidemic

Killer Fat( )
Author: Boero, Natalie
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Rutgers University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $28.95
Book Description:

Killer Fatexamines how and why obesity emerged as a major public health concern and national obsession in recent years. Using primary sources and in-depth interviews, Boero enters the world of bariatric surgeries, Weight Watchers, and Overeaters Anonymous to show how common expectations of what bodies are supposed to look like help to determine what sorts of interventions and policies are...
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Detailed Subjects: Psychology / Personality
Social Science / Media Studies
Medical / Bariatrics
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.44 Inches
Book Weight:0.64 Pounds

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