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The Resource The body size and health debate, Christine L.B. Selby

The body size and health debate, Christine L.B. Selby

Label
The body size and health debate
Title
The body size and health debate
Statement of responsibility
Christine L.B. Selby
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Has the connection between body size and overall health been overstated for decades? This book examines how our dogged efforts to eradicate obesity may be doing more harm than good and explores alternative ways to measure and encourage health
Member of
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Selby, Christine L. B
Dewey number
362.1963/98
Index
index present
LC call number
RA645.O23
LC item number
S45 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Health and medical issues today
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Body weight
  • Obesity
  • Body image
  • Body image
  • Body weight
  • Obesity
Label
The body size and health debate, Christine L.B. Selby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The changing shape of the ideal body throughout the 20th century -- Health and body mass index (BMI) -- Rates of obesity and targeted prevention efforts -- Consequences of how overweight and obese are treated and viewed by society -- Health at every size -- Body image and happiness : should we be focused on body shape and size? -- Can overweight or obese bodies really be healthy? -- Is personal choice a relevant argument for body size? -- Applications of Health At Every Size
Control code
ocn983526036
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 208 pages
Isbn
9781440848056
Lccn
2017027840
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)983526036
Label
The body size and health debate, Christine L.B. Selby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The changing shape of the ideal body throughout the 20th century -- Health and body mass index (BMI) -- Rates of obesity and targeted prevention efforts -- Consequences of how overweight and obese are treated and viewed by society -- Health at every size -- Body image and happiness : should we be focused on body shape and size? -- Can overweight or obese bodies really be healthy? -- Is personal choice a relevant argument for body size? -- Applications of Health At Every Size
Control code
ocn983526036
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 208 pages
Isbn
9781440848056
Lccn
2017027840
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)983526036

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