The Resource Obesity : the biography, Sander L. Gilman

Obesity : the biography, Sander L. Gilman

Label
Obesity : the biography
Title
Obesity
Title remainder
the biography
Statement of responsibility
Sander L. Gilman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of man's complex relationship with body weight explores its connections with social welfare, income, diet, and changing attitudes towards body image
Member of
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilman, Sander L
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
RC628
LC item number
.G55 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Biographies of disease
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obesity
  • Body Image
  • Social Perception
  • Body image
  • Body image
  • Obesity
  • Obesity
Label
Obesity : the biography, Sander L. Gilman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-206) and index
Contents
The exemplary patient -- Obesity from the Ancients to the beginning of the Modern Age -- Obesity from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment -- The battle between science and morality for the cure of obesity -- A somatic or psychological treatment of obesity -- New causes; new solutions for obesity -- The "Orient" battles obesity -- Globesity and the Public's health
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 214 p.
Isbn
9780199296323
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
20109234 35
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)464581558
  • (OCoLC)464581558
Label
Obesity : the biography, Sander L. Gilman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-206) and index
Contents
The exemplary patient -- Obesity from the Ancients to the beginning of the Modern Age -- Obesity from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment -- The battle between science and morality for the cure of obesity -- A somatic or psychological treatment of obesity -- New causes; new solutions for obesity -- The "Orient" battles obesity -- Globesity and the Public's health
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 214 p.
Isbn
9780199296323
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
20109234 35
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)464581558
  • (OCoLC)464581558

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