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Body Image Thing (That ) - Young Women Speak Out

Body Image Thing (That ) - Young Women Speak Out

$13.95 CAD

Overview

These essays... wow! These are the best of 600 essays about body image by young women aged 13 19 from across Canada. You name it, these young women have a personal experience with it, ranging from:

  • Eating disorders

  • Depression and anxiety attacks

  • Developing breasts, shopping for a first bra

  • Body hair: To shave or not to shave

  • Body piercing, tattoos, hair dyes, driving Mom insane

  • Dancing, including belly dancing

  • Physical as well as mental self torture

  • The ecstasy of sport, being strong

  • Dealing with unwanted touching

  • Discovery of the body''s secret places

  • Living with disabilities

  • The body in relation to cultural traditions

  • Feeling ugly, feeling beautiful, feeling whole

  • Gaining confidence and self awareness