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Fat History: Bodies and Beauty in the Modern West Paperback – 30 Sep 2002


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"Provides an innovative explanation of the modern preoccupation with dieting that fundamentally revises our understanding of the timing, intensity, and significance of the modern American culture of weight loss." -Journal of American History "Offers new, reliable information and insights." -The Nation

About the Author

Peter N. Stearns is Provost and University Professor at George Mason University. Since 1967, he has served as editor-in-chief of The Journal of Social History. His numerous books include World History in DocumentsAmerican Behavioral History; and Anxious Parents.

--This text refers to the Hardcover edition.


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