The international bestseller FAT IS A FEMINIST ISSUE started a revolution. It freed women from the trap of compulsive eating by explaining why we get fat, why we regain weight after dieting and how we can conquer the obsession with food. Now, in response to thousands of requests, Susie Orbach has written a step-by-step guide to show you how to break the cycle and stop dieting forever. With practical exercises designed to help you understand your body's needs, FAT IS A FEMINIST ISSUE 2 is the programme that lets you take control - and change your life for good.
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Virtually all feminist debate on body image and beauty imagery owes its existence to Susie Orbach's enduring formulation (Naomi Wolf, Bestselling Author Of The Beauty Myth )
Susie Orbach's pioneering work isn't just the first to expose the links between sexual politics and female dieting; it remains the classic work on the subject ... it is more essential than ever that Fat is a Feminist Issue be read by every woman (Susan Faludi, Bestselling Author Of Backlash )
[Orbach's] pungent psychoanalytic insights and plain good sense ensure that this is still the sharpest, and best bible for the food junkie ( The Independent )
Reissued 5th January 2006
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Book Description Arrow Books Ltd, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX009934260X