Here are the supporting materials for Episode 19 'Defining Diet Culture'
Diet culture is something that we talk about as toxic a lot in the eating disorder treatment and Health at Every Size worlds, but what is it? In this episode I unpack what constitutes body and diet culture, what we can do to dismantle it and how it contrasts with the subculture of the fat acceptance movement.
· Understand the terms culture and subculture in anthropology and sociology fields
· Identify the hallmark characteristics of mainstream western culture as they relate to body and body modification, diet culture and fat acceptance culture
· Appreciate the necessary drivers of cultural change as observed in other social justice arenas.
This download includes:
- Learning outcomes
- Links to key articles
- Further reading
- Summary information
- Self-Test Quiz (with answers!)