Weight of Modernity An Intergenerational Study of the Rise of Obesity /

Over a half of adults in the US, Canada, Australia and numerous European countries are now overweight or obese, a proportion that has risen sharply in the past two decades. Dominant biomedical explanations focus on the energy equation – an imbalance between energy intake and expenditure - and remedi...

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Main Author: Banwell, Cathy.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Broom, Dorothy., Davies, Anna., Dixon, Jane.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands : 2012.
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-90-481-8957-1
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