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The Resource The heavy : a mother, a daughter, a diet--a memoir, Dara-Lynn Weiss

The heavy : a mother, a daughter, a diet--a memoir, Dara-Lynn Weiss

Label
The heavy : a mother, a daughter, a diet--a memoir
Title
The heavy
Title remainder
a mother, a daughter, a diet--a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Dara-Lynn Weiss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"As lightning-rod writer Dara Weiss explains in The Heavy, the "mommy wars" were never more clear than over the issue of her 7-year-old daughter's weight. Some moms looked down on her for "letting" Bea get clinically obese. But that's nothing compared with the scorn others offered when Dara put Bea on a strict calorie-counting diet. Some said she was clearly seeding body image issues; many others suggested the pat, "healthier" food route. The Heavy shares Weiss's harrowing and haunting family journey through Bea's considerable weight loss (Bea is no longer considered overweight), while the scrutiny and commentary swirled around them"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
ORX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weiss, Dara-Lynn
Dewey number
618.92/398
Index
no index present
LC call number
RJ399.C6
LC item number
W45 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weiss, Dara-Lynn
  • Obesity in children
  • Weight loss
  • Mothers and daughters
Label
The heavy : a mother, a daughter, a diet--a memoir, Dara-Lynn Weiss
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (pages 233-237)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780345541352
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
DD54DE24-6E17-4A0F-8C84-640BB0B4E474
System control number
  • 1326935
  • (OCoLC)ocm824570203
  • 4582-69760
  • (OCoLC)824570203
  • (OCoLC)ocn824570203
  • 1326935
Label
The heavy : a mother, a daughter, a diet--a memoir, Dara-Lynn Weiss
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (pages 233-237)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780345541352
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
DD54DE24-6E17-4A0F-8C84-640BB0B4E474
System control number
  • 1326935
  • (OCoLC)ocm824570203
  • 4582-69760
  • (OCoLC)824570203
  • (OCoLC)ocn824570203
  • 1326935

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