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Body of Truth: How Science, History, and Culture Drive Our Obsession with Weight--and What We Can Do about It by Harriet Brown

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SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Here’s a very heavily edited selection of the books and articles that were useful in researching this book.

Books

Bacon, Linda. Health at Every Size: The Surprising Truth About Your Weight. Dallas, TX: Benbella Books, 2008.

Campos, Paul. The Obesity Myth: Why America’s Obsession with Weight Is Hazardous to Your Health. New York: Gotham Books, 2004.

Ensler, Eve. The Good Body. New York: Villard, 2005.

Etcoff, Nancy. Survival of the Prettiest: The Science of Beauty. New York: Anchor Books, 1999.

Fraser, Laura. Losing It: America’s Obsession with Weight and the Industry That Feeds on It. New York: Dutton, 1997.

Gaesser, Glenn A. Big Fat Lies: The Truth About Your Weight and Your Health. New York: Fawcett Columbine, 1996.

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