“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 book for you. It is an academic research book that revolves around troubled teens In … More “Jacked Up and Unjust” by Katherine Irwin and Karen Umemota

“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 to all citizens. Events such as 9/11 and numerous wars, racism, and the race for … More “American Stew” by Stephen James

“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 and obesity in adolescent girls and boys, and how current attitudes and behaviors around these … More “Schooled on Fat” by Nicole Taylor