PSYCHOLOGY TOdAY: SECrETS
OF SUCCESSFUL WEIGHT LOSS
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A True Story
A powerfully honest and compulsively readable memoir of an obsession with food, and
one’s body. “Judith Moore writes with unblinking cador about being fat—but that is just the
surface. This is a book about the ravages of
Plume 208 pp. 978-0-452-28585-9 $13.00
THE rITUALS OF dInnEr
The Origins, Evolution, Eccentricities,
and meaning of Table manners
“You are not only what you eat, but when,
where, why, how and with whom.”—Los
Angeles Times Book Review.
Penguin 416 pp. 978-0-14-017079-5 $17.00
Carol Emery Normandi and Laurelee Roark
IT’S nOT ABOUT FOOd
“Women who read this book will be inspired
to throw away their diets and scales and pick
up on the nurturing, caring voice presented in
these pages.”—from the foreword by Jane R.
Hirschmann and Carol H. Munter.
Perigee 240 pp. 978-0-399-52502-5 $14.95
Balasa Prasad, M.D. with Catherine Whitney
STOP OVErEATInG FOr GOOd
Overcoming Food Obsession with dr.
Prasad’s Proven Program
Helps readers identify their addictive profile,
turn off obsessive thoughts about food, and
change their relationship with food forever.
Avery 144 pp. 978-1-58333-268-9 $11.95
Jeanne Albronda Heaton, Ph.D.
and Claudia J. Strauss
TALKInG TO EATInG dISOrdErS
Simple Ways to Support Someone
Who Has Anorexia, Bulimia,
Or Other Eating disorders
This guide offers ways to tackle the topics of
body image, media messages, physical touch,
diets, and exercise—along with a special section on talking about these issues with
children. It includes information about when
to get professional help, how to handle emergencies, and answers to difficult questions.
NAL 256 pp. 978-0-451-21522-2 $12.95
Don Kulick and Anne Meneley, Editors
The Anthropology of an Obsession
Enlisting thirteen anthropologists and a fat
activist, editors and anthropologists Kulick
and Meneley have produced an unconventional examination of fat in various cultural and
social contexts. B&w photos throughout.
Tarcher 288 pp. 978-1-58542-386-6 $16.95
Denise Lamothe, Psy.D., H.H.D.
THE TAmInG OF THE CHEW
A Holistic Guide to
Stopping Compulsive Eating
Lamothe presents a complete program to combat overeating, showing compulsive eaters
how to take control of their dependence on
and obsession with food.
Penguin 240 pp. 978-0-14-200237-7 $15.00
WHEn FOOd IS LOVE
Exploring the relationship
Between Eating and Intimacy
Drawing on her own experiences, as well as
the candid stories of those she has helped,
Roth examines the crucial issues that surround
emotional eating: need for control, dependency
on melodrama, desire for what is forbidden, f THE OmnIVOrE’S dILEmmA
and the belief that one wrong move can mean A natural History of Four meals
catastrophe. “What should you eat? Michael Pollan address-
Plume 224 pp. 978-0-452-26818-0 $15.00 es that fundamental question with great wit
and intelligence, looking at the social, ethical,
and environmental impact of four different
meals. Eating well, he finds, can be a pleasurable way to change the world.”—Eric Schlosser,
author of Fast Food Nation and Reefer Madness.
Penguin Press 464 pp. 978-1-59420-082-3 $26.95
$15.00 Penguin 288 pp. 978-0-14-100193-7 $16.00
Penguin paperback available September 2007
On the Search for True nourishment
“Roth tells of her own experiences with a non-blink frankness cushioned by the gracefulness
of her prose.”—Chicago Tribune.
Plume 266 pp. 978-0-452-27679-6
Susan McQuillan, M.S., R.D.
PSYCHOLOGY TOdAY: BrEAKInG
THE BOndS OF FOOd AddICTIOn
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THE CrAZY mAKErS
How the American Food Industry is destroying
Our minds and Harming Our Children
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FEEdInG THE HUnGr Y HEAr T
The Experience of Emotional Eating
Roth remembers her time as an emotional f In dEFEnSE OF FOOd
overeater and self-starver in a book designed to The myth of nutrition
help men and women win the battle against a and the Pleasures of Eating
hunger that goes deeper than a need for food. “Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants.” Plume 224 pp. 978-0-452-27083-1 $14.00 These simple words go to the heart of Pollan’s
follow-up to The Omnivore’s Dilemma.
Penguin Press 176 pp. 978-1-59420-145-5 $21.95
Available November 2007
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