Institute of Education
The Massey University Institute of Education was created to help address the big educational issues of our times. It is ranked in the top 150 universities worldwide for Education The IoE offers qualifications in a wide range of professional education and lifelong learning areas and excellent research training at masterate and doctoral levels. Academic staff are strongly connected to regional, national and international communities of research interest.
Routledge Journals is proud to publish Fat Studies, the first academic journal in the field of scholarship that critically examines theory, research, practices, and programs related to body weight and appearance. Routledge is one of the world’s leading publishers of scholarly journals, books, ebooks and reference works, and publishes content that spans all areas of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Behavioural Sciences.
Founded in 1969, NAAFA is a non-profit human rights organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for fat people. NAAFA works to eliminate discrimination based on body size and provide fat people with the tools for self-empowerment through public education, advocacy, and member support. Join us today at: www.naafa.org
Weight Stigma Conference
The Weight Stigma Conference is an inter-disciplinary event that brings together scholars and practitioners from a range of backgrounds (e.g., psychology, medicine, public health, sociology, allied health professions, education, sports and exercise science, social sciences, media studies, business, public policy, law) to consider research, policy, rhetoric, and practice around the issue of weight stigma. For more information and to sign up for updates about next year's conference, visit stigmaconference.com