book recommendations

diet culture and body image

‘intuitive eating: a revolutionary program that works’ by Evelyn Tribole and Elyse Resch

‘fearing the black body: the racial origins of fat phobia’ by Sabrina Strings

‘heath at every size: the surprising truth about your weight ‘by Linda Bacon

‘anti-diet: reclaim your time, money, well-being, and happiness through intuitive eating’ by Christy Harrison

‘diners, dudes, and diets: how gender and power collide in food media and culture’ by Emily J.H Contois

beauty standards

‘the beauty myth’ by Naomi Wolf

‘beauty sick: how the cultural obsession with appearance hurts girls and women’ by Renee Engeln