Psychology of Eating From Healthy to Disordered Behavior

ISBN-10: 1405191201

ISBN-13: 9781405191203

Edition: 2nd 2010

Authors: Jane Ogden

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Integrating psychological research with sociological, medical, nutritional and psychiatric approaches, this book explores the nature of a healthy diet and the role of developmental, cognitive and psycho-physiological aspects in food choice.
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List price: $62.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 1/22/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 392
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

Foreword - Janet Polivy
The Aim of This Book
The Focus of This Book
The Structure of This Book
Further Reading
Healthy Eating
What Is Healthy Eating?
The Role of Diet in Contributing to Illness
The Role of Diet in Treating Illness
Who Has a Healthy Diet?
The Impact of Health Concerns
A Note on Measuring Food Intake
Food Choice
Developmental Models of Food Choice
Cognitive Models of Food Choice
Psychophysiological Models of Food Choice
The Meaning of Food
Food Classification Systems
Food as a Statement of the Self
Food as Social Interaction
Food as Cultural Identity
Measuring Beliefs About the Meaning of Food
The Meaning of Size
Media Representations
The Meaning of Sex
The Meaning of Size
Body Dissatisfaction
What Is Body Dissatisfaction?
Who Is Dissatisfied With Their Body?
Causes of Body Dissatisfaction
Consequences of Body Dissatisfaction
Putting Dieting in Context
The Dieting Industry
What Is Dieting?
Dieting and Overeating
The Consequences of Dieting
Problems With Restraint Theory
What Is Obesity?
How Common Is Obesity?
What Are the Consequences of Obesity?
What Are the Causes of Obesity?
Physiological Theories
The Obesogenic Environment
Problems With Obesity Research
Obesity Treatment
Doctors' Beliefs About Obesity
Dietary Interventions
Should Obesity Be Treated at All?
The Treatment Alternatives
The Success Stories
Preventing Obesity
Eating Disorders
Anorexia Nervosa
What Are the Consequences of Anorexia Nervosa?
Bulimia Nervosa
What Are the Consequences of Bulimia Nervosa?
Causes of Eating Disorders
Treating Eating Disorders
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Family Therapy
Inpatient Treatment
An Integrated Approach to Treatment
An Integrated Model of Diet
A Summary of the Literature on Diet
Common Themes Across the Literature on Eating Behavior
An Integrated Model of Diet
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