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Author Libal, Autumn.

Title Social discrimination and body size : too big to fit? / by Autumn Libal.

Publication Info. Philadephia, PA : Mason Crest Publishers, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  362.196398 LIB    Check Shelf
Description 104 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction -- Two epidemics -- Not all bodies are the same -- The poor get fat, the rich get thin? -- Big targets: advertising and America's obesity epidemic -- Life is different if you're fat -- No easy answers -- Glossary -- Further reading -- For more information -- Index -- Picture credits -- Biographies.
Subject Obesity -- Social aspects -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Body image -- Social aspects -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Obesity -- Psychological aspects -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 1590849493
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