This text untangles the myths, ideologies and pathologies of the modern female body. It explores our fascination with food, hunger, desire and control, and its effects on women's lives.This text untangles the myths, ideologies and pathologies of the modern female body. It explores our fascination with food, hunger, desire and control, and its effects on women's lives.Read Less
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Very Good. 0520079795 1st edition, 1st printing, University of California Press hardcover w/ DJ, 1993. Book is VG, w/ clean text, solid binding; a little sway to the front boards. DJ is VG, w/ light edge/shelf wear (no tears or chips). Free delivery confirmation.
Very Good. Very Good; trade paperback, pictorial wraps with minimal signs of wear, there is penciled underlining in the introduction (42 pp. out of a total of 361 pp.). The author analyzes a whole range of issues connected to the body from a feminist perspective-weight and weight loss, exercise, media images, movies, much more.
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