Weight Discrimination


This is a partial list of websites, books and articles that have information on weight bias, weight and size discrimination, the Health At Every Size (HAES) principles and size diversity. Additional resources are available upon request.

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Size Discrimination In The Workplace


  • Health at Every Size: The Surprising Truth About Your Weight
    By Linda Bacon, PhD
  • Tipping the Scales of Justice: Fighting Weight Based Discrimination By Sondra Solovay, J.D.
  • Weight Bias: Nature, Consequences, and Remedies
    By Kelly D. Brownell (Editor), Rebecca M. Puhl (Editor), Marlene B. Schwartz (Editor), Leslie Rudd (Editor)
  • The Obesity Myth: Why America’s Obsession With Weight is Hazardous To Your Health By Paul Campos, J.D.
  • Fat Politics: The Real Story Behind America’s Obesity Epidemic
    By Eric Oliver, PhD
  • Fat Rights, Dilemmas of Difference and Personhood
    By Anna Kirkland
  • Great Shape: The First Fitness Guide For Large Women
    By Pat Lyons, R.N., MA and Debby Burgard, PhD
  • Big Fat Lies: The Truth about Your Weight and Your Health
    By Glenn A. Gaesser, PhD