Shaping women’s feelings about their bodies and their body-related practices

  1. BAM Ch. 14: How do families-of-origin help to shape women’s feelings about their bodies and their body-related practices? Contrast Diana and Anya’s experiences, and discuss the role of family interactions in shaping your own body-related thoughts.
  2. BAM Ch. 16: Contrast the German and American views of post-mastectomy reconstructive surgery. What factors shape these differing views? If a woman does not abide by the commonplace views in her country, what ramifications is she likely to face?

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