Fat Politics: Collected Writings

18 Pages Posted: 4 Jun 2013

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Deborah Lupton

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Date Written: April 26, 2013

Abstract

This publication is a collection of short articles published by sociologist Deborah Lupton on her blog and The Conversation website dealing with topics relating to the politics of body weight. The articles include discussion of obesity and fat politics, fat activism, the Health at Every Size movement, fat stigma and discrimination, motherhood and children’s body weight, the use of disgust in anti-obesity campaigns and pro-ana websites.

Keywords: fat politics, obesity, body weight, sociology, critical perspectives, eating disorders, anorexia, fat activism, fat stigma

Suggested Citation

Lupton, Deborah, Fat Politics: Collected Writings (April 26, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2273419 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2273419

Deborah Lupton (Contact Author)

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences ( email )

Sydney
Australia

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