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Fat oppression and psychotherapy

a feminist perspective

by

  • 380 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Overweight women -- Mental health,
  • Obesity in women -- Social aspects,
  • Discrimination against overweight women,
  • Self-acceptance,
  • Feminist therapy,
  • Discrimination (Psychology),
  • Obesity -- psychology,
  • Obesity -- therapy,
  • Psychotherapy,
  • Women -- psychology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLaura S. Brown, Esther D. Rothblum, editors.
    ContributionsBrown, Laura S., Rothblum, Esther D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC552.O25 F37 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103 p. ;
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2199082M
    ISBN 100866569545
    LC Control Number89019860

    Christine Caldwell and Lucia Bennett Leighton will speak about and sign their new book, Oppression and the Body: Roots, Resistance, and Resolutions, on Tuesday, June 12th at pm. About the Book: In a culture where bodies of people who are brown, black, female, transgender, disabled, fat, or queer are often shamed, sexualized, ignored, and oppressed, . Making oppression transparent is the first step in feminist therapy, but the ultimate goal is to replace sexism and other forms of discrimination and oppression with empowerment for all marginalized groups. a. True b. False. Something that isn't real. Overweight people aren't 'oppressed'. If someone is bitching to you, it's because they are a asshole. Not because you are overweight. Fat people have not had to fight for equal rights, fight to get married. Fat people have never been enslaved by skinny people, they are allowed to have jobs, have kids, get married like anyone g: psychotherapy.


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