Eating Disorders and Obesity, Second Edition A Comprehensive Handbook

ISBN-10: 1572306882

ISBN-13: 9781572306882

Edition: 2nd 2002 (Revised)

Authors: Christopher G. Fairburn, Kelly D. Brownell

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In a fully revised and expanded second edition, this handbook presents virtually all that is currently known about eating disorders and obesity in a comprehensive and authoritative manner.
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Book details

List price: $125.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Guilford Publications
Publication date: 10/12/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 633
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.948
Language: English

Foundation Basic Regulation of Eating and Body Weight
Central Physiological Determinants of Eating and Body Weight
Peripheral Physiological Determinants of Eating and Body Weight
Genetic Influences on Body Weight
Constitutional Thinness and Resistance to Obesity
The Molecular Genetics of Body Weight Regulation
Leptin and Body Weight Regulation
Energy Intake and Body Weight
A Psychobiological System Approach to Appetite and Weight Control
Taste, Taste Preferences, and Body Weight
Energy Expenditure and Body Weight
Body Composition
The Nature of the Regulation of Energy Balance
Psychological and Social Factors, Dieting, and Body Image
Acquisition of Food Preferences and Eating Patterns in Children
Prevalence and Demographics of Dieting
Experimental Studies of Dieting
Dietary Restraint and Overeating
The Controversy over Dieting
The Psychology of Binge Eating
Sociocultural Influences on Body Image and Eating Disturbance
Stigma, Discrimination, and Obesity
Body Image and Body Dysmorphic Disorder
Phillips Measurement Methods
Measurement of Total Body Energy Stores
Measurement of Food Intake
Measurement of Energy Expenditure
Measurement of Physical Activity
Measurement of Eating Disorder Psychopathology
Eating Disorders Clinical Characteristics of Eating Disorders
History of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa
Classification and Diagnosis of Eating Disorders
Clinical Presentation of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa
Atypical Eating Disorders (Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified)
Binge Eating Disorder
Night Eating Syndrome
Eating Disorders in Males
Anxiety, Depression, and Eating Disorders
Eating Disorders and Addictive Disorders
Personality and Eating Disorders
Childhood Onset Eating Disorders
Families of Patients with Eating Disorders
Eating Disorders and Childrearing
Course and Outcome of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa
Epidemiology and Etiology of Eating Disorders
Distribution of Eating Disorders
Genetic Epidemiology of Eating Disorders
Molecular Genetics of Eating Disorders
Risk Factors for Eating Disorders
Gender, Ethnicity, and Eating Disorders
Sport, Occupation, and Eating Disorders
Cross Cultural Perspectives on Eating Disorders, Sing Lee and Melanie A. Katzman Medical and Physical Aspects of Eating Disorders
Physiology of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa
Central Nervous System Neurotransmitter Activity in Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa
Medical Complications of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa
Eating Disorders in Diabetes Mellitus
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