Download e-book for kindle: Fat Matters: From sociology to science by Gina Tsichlia,Alexandra Johnstone

By Gina Tsichlia,Alexandra Johnstone

In a consumerist society passionate about physique picture and thinness, weight problems degrees have reached an all-time excessive. This multi-faceted e-book written through quite a number specialists, explores the social, cultural, medical and mental elements that lie in the back of the ‘Obesity Epidemic’. it really is required analyzing for the numerous healthcare pros facing the results of weight problems and for someone who desires to be aware of extra concerning the motives of weight achieve and the simplest methods of facing it.Fat issues covers a number concerns from sociology via drugs to expertise. this isn't a ebook for the hugely specialized professional. quite it's a ebook that exhibits the range of techniques to the phenomenon of weight problems, adapted to the reader who desires to be up to date and well-informed on a topic that's in all probability as often mentioned and as misunderstood because the weather.

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