Unbearable Weight: Feminism, Western Culture, and the Body by Susan Bordo
In this provocative book, Susan Bordo untangles the myths, ideologies, and pathologies of the modern female body. Bordo explores our tortured fascination with food, hunger, desire, and control, and its effects on women's lives.
University of California Press, 1993.
ISBN: 9780520079793. 361 pp.
Hardcover. Very good in a very good jacket.