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An edition of Eating behaviour (2010)

Eating behaviour

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This edition was published in by McGraw-Hill, Open University Press in Berkshire, England.

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Eating behaviour
2010, McGraw-Hill, Open University Press
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Eating behaviour

First published in 2010

Eating behaviour

This edition was published in by McGraw-Hill, Open University Press in Berkshire, England.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction : widely held assumptions and methods
2. The energy demands of the brain : central mechanisms of eating
3. Storage and digestion : peripheral mechanisms of eating
4. Learning about food : developmental aspects of eating behaviour
5. Choosing between foods : cognitive aspects of eating behaviour
6. The effect of others : social aspects of eating behaviour
7. Getting inside people's heads : restraint, emotional eating, disinhibition and their combined effects
8. Dealing with obesity : dieting and drugs
9. When eating behaviour goes wrong : anorexia nervosa, bulima nervosa and eating disorders not otherwise specified
10. Tying up loose ends : towards a combined theory of eating behaviour.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2011. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.


Library of Congress
RC552.E18 D68 2010eb, RC552.E18

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Open Library
0335235832, 0335235840
9780335235834, 9780335235841, 9780335239405

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