This edited volume represents some of the first work in the field of feminist analysis of fat oppression. Includes some of my own early analysis of the ways in which marginalization of fat women represents an expression of cultural sexism via the stigmatization of women’s taking up of space.
Where to find
Brown, L.S. and Rothblum, E.D. (Eds) (1989) Overcoming fear of fat. New York: The Haworth Press.