Episode 9: Morality vs Ethics: why Fat is Fraught
This episode delves into theories of human morality and medical ethics and their role in fat-phobia. I unpick the concepts and meaning of fatness through these two lenses in order for you to be able to identify which meaning system is at play in those who force their weight-centrism upon others, and select a line of discussion that is more likely to hit its mark.
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