It is in great part the anxiety of being a woman that devastates the feminine body. -Simone de Beauvoir
ANAD (National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Eating Disorders)
Appetite for Profit: How the Food Industry Undermines Our Health and How to Fight Back. Simon, Michele. New York: Nation Books, 2006.
Bodypositive.com (Boosting self-image at any weight)
Does This Pregnancy Make Me Look Fat? The Essential Guide to Loving Your Body Before and After Baby. Mysko, Claire and Amadei, Magali. Deerfield Beach: Health Communications, Inc., 2009.
Eating Disorders and Obesity Prevention (American Psychological Association)
Eating Disorders Forum (Interactive forum website).
Eat Well Guide (A free online directory of thousands of family farms, restaurants and other outlets for fresh, locally grown food.)
Ending the Food Fight: Guide Your Child to a Healthy Weight in a Fast Food/Fake Food World. Ludwig, David. Boston: Hougton Mifflin, 2007.
Fat Land: How Americans Became the Fattest People in the World. Critser, Greg. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2003.
Feminist Perspectives on Eating Disorders. Fallon, P., Katzman, M. and Wooley, S. (eds.). New York: Guilford Press, 1993. (Includes a chapter by Jean Kilbourne)
Food Fight: The Inside Story of the Food Industry, America’s Obesity Crisis and What We Can Do About It. Brownell, Kelly D. New York: McGraw Hill, 2004.
The Hidden Faces of Eating Disorders and Body Image. Reel, Justine J. and Beals, Katherine A. Reston, VA: National Association for Girls and Women in Sports, 2009.
A Hunger So Wide and So Deep: American Women Speak Out on Eating Problems. Thompson, Becky. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1994.
IAEDP (International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals).
Losing It: False Hopes and Fat Profits in the Diet Industry. Fraser, Laura. New York: Penguin Putnam, Inc., 1997.
NEDA (National Eating Disorders Association; A comprehensive list of resources is available on the website).
Not All Black Girls Know How to Eat. Armstrong, Stephanie Covington. Chicago: Lawrence Hill Books, 2009.
The Prevention of Eating Problems and Eating Disorders: Theory, Research, and Practice. Levine, Michael P. and Smolak, Linda. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., 2005.
Slim Hopes: Advertising & the Obsession with Thinness. (A film version of Jean Kilbourne’s lecture).
Something Fishy (Popular recovery website).