Category Archives: Societal Issues

“Jacked Up and Unjust” by Katherine Irwin and Karen Umemota

JACKED UP AND UNJUST Katherine Irwin, Karen Umemota University of California Press (2016) ISBN 9780520283039 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views(5/17) If you love to read research or clinical data, “Jacked Up and Unjust” by Katherine Irwin and Karen Umemota is the … Continue reading

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“American Stew” by Stephen James

AMERICAN STEW Stephen James Author House (2015) ISBN 9781504929141 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (7/17) “American Stew” by Stephen James is a thought provoking book that addresses the mentality of America that is toxic, destructive, and causing anxiety and unhappiness … Continue reading

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“Schooled on Fat” by Nicole Taylor

SCHOOLED ON FAT Nicole Taylor Routledge (2016) ISBN 9781138924215 Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (03/17) “Schooled on Fat: What Teens Tell Us About Gender, Body Image, and Obesity,” by Nicole Taylor is an in-depth look at body image … Continue reading

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