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The Hungry Self: Women, Eating, and Identity Kim Chernin

The Hungry Self: Women, Eating, and Identity

Kim Chernin

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ISBN : 9780812911466
Hardcover
213 pages
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Answers the need for help among the five million American women who suffer from eating disorders. An inspired psychoanalytic meditation on contemporary female identity and eating disorders.--Phyllis Chesler Every woman will understand the problemMoreAnswers the need for help among the five million American women who suffer from eating disorders. An inspired psychoanalytic meditation on contemporary female identity and eating disorders.--Phyllis CheslerEvery woman will understand the problem of The Hungry Self--the hunger that is expressed through food but that covers our deepest need to realize a fully developed and autonomous self, a self that can satisfy the authentic hungers within us.--Lillian B. RubinA