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Body of Truth

How Science, History, and Culture Drive Our Obsession with Weight -- and What We Can Do about It

Harriet Brown

Over the past twenty-five years, our quest for thinness has morphed into a relentless obsession with weight and body image. In our culture, "fat" has become a four-letter word. Or, as Lance Armstrong said to the wife of a former teammate, "I called you crazy. I called you a bitch. But I never called you fat." How did we get to this place where the ...
Publish Date
2016
March 22
First Published in 2015
Goodreads rating
4.07
ISBN
9780738218823
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jun 14, 2017
#BodyOfTruth - @HarrietBrown I was an expert trainer for a decade. I rec this book over the next diet/workout book you may buy #McGReads      source