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Author Bordo, Susan, 1947-
Title Unbearable weight : feminism, Western culture, and the body / Susan Bordo.
Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, c1993.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 3  305.4 B    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 361 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-342) and index.
Contents Discourses and conceptions of the body -- The slender body and other cultural forms -- Postmodern bodies.
Subject Feminine beauty (Aesthetics) -- United States.
Human body -- Social aspects -- United States.
Body image -- United States.
Self-esteem in women -- United States.
Feminist criticism -- United States.
Added Title Feminism, Western culture, and the body
ISBN 0520079795 (alk. paper)