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6 edition of Tipping the Scales of Justice found in the catalog.

Tipping the Scales of Justice

Fighting Weight Based Discrimination

by Sondra Solovay

  • 12 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Prometheus Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Laws of Other Jurisdictions & General Law,
  • Psychology,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Social Law,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Diet/Nutrition,
  • Australia,
  • Obesity,
  • Disability,
  • Discrimination,
  • Practical Guides,
  • General,
  • Body image,
  • Overweight children

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8739989M
    ISBN 101573927643
    ISBN 109781573927642

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Themis was the embodiment of divine order, law, and custom, in her aspect as the personification of the divine rightness of law. Scales.

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