Eating Disorders and Obesity, Second Edition: A Comprehensive Handbook

Front Cover
Christopher G. Fairburn, Kelly D. Brownell
Guilford Publications, Dec 20, 2013 - Psychology - 633 pages

This unique handbook presents and integrates virtually all that is currently known about eating disorders and obesity in one authoritative, accessible, and eminently practical volume. From leading international authorities, 112 concise chapters encapsulate the latest information on all pertinent topics, from biological, psychological, and social processes associated with risk, to clinical methods for assessment and intervention. Suggestions for further reading at the end of each chapter replace extended references and enhance the practical value and readability of the volume.

 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Chapter 1
5
Chapter 2
11
Chapter 3
16
Chapter 4
22
Chapter 5
26
Chapter 6
32
Chapter 7
37
Chapter 8
43
Chapter 59
330
Chapter 60
335
Chapter 61
340
Chapter 62
345
Chapter 63
350
Chapter 64
354
Chapter 65
358
Chapter 66
362

Chapter 9
50
Chapter 10
55
Chapter 11
62
Chapter 12
67
Chapter 13
75
Chapter 14
80
Chapter 15
84
Chapter 16
88
Chapter 17
93
Chapter 18
98
Chapter 19
103
Chapter 20
108
Chapter 21
113
Chapter 23
126
Chapter 24
131
Chapter 25
136
Chapter 26
141
Chapter 27
151
Chapter 28
155
Chapter 29
162
Chapter 30
171
Chapter 31
178
Chapter 32
183
Chapter 33
188
Chapter 34
193
Chapter 35
199
Chapter 36
204
Chapter 37
210
Chapter 38
215
Chapter 39
221
Chapter 40
226
Chapter 41
233
Chapter 42
238
Chapter 43
243
Chapter 44
247
Chapter 45
251
Chapter 46
256
Chapter 47
260
Chapter 48
267
Chapter 49
272
Chapter 50
278
Chapter 51
286
Chapter 52
293
Chapter 53
298
Chapter 54
302
Chapter 55
308
Chapter 56
314
Chapter 57
320
Chapter 58
325
Chapter 67
367
Chapter 68
377
Chapter 69
382
Chapter 70
388
Chapter 71
393
Chapter 72
399
Chapter 73
403
Chapter 74
411
Chapter 75
417
Chapter 76
422
Chapter 77
429
Chapter 78
433
Chapter 79
439
Chapter 80
445
Chapter 81
449
Chapter 82
453
Chapter 83
460
Chapter 84
467
Chapter 85
473
Chapter 86
477
Chapter 87
484
Chapter 88
490
Chapter 89
495
Chapter 90
500
Chapter 91
507
Chapter 92
512
Chapter 93
518
Chapter 94
524
Chapter 95
529
Chapter 96
534
Chapter 97
539
Chapter 98
546
Chapter 99
551
Chapter 100
557
Chapter 101
562
Chapter 102
568
Chapter 103
573
Chapter 104
578
Chapter 105
583
Chapter 106
588
Chapter 107
593
Chapter 108
599
Chapter 109
604
Chapter 110
609
Chapter 111
613
Chapter 112
619
index
625
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2013)

Christopher G. Fairburn, DM, FMedSci, FRCPsych, is Wellcome Principal Research Fellow and Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Oxford.
Kelly D. Brownell, PhD, is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at Yale University.

Bibliographic information