By R. Marie Griffith
As she lines the underpinning of modern day good looks and slimness ideals—as good because the bigotry opposed to people who find themselves overweight—Griffith hyperlinks possible disparate teams in American historical past together with seventeenth-century New England Puritans, innovative period New notion adherents, and late-twentieth-century evangelical nutrition preachers.
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Born Again Bodies: Flesh and Spirit in American Christianity (California Studies in Food and Culture) by R. Marie Griffith