The Resource Obesity, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)

Obesity, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)

Label
Obesity
Title
Obesity
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Engdahl, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Opposing Viewpoints: Obesity: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.3/98
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC628
LC item number
.O222 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Engdahl, Sylvia
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obesity
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Science / General
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Health & Daily Living / Diet & Nutrition
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Obesity, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737772784&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-215) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 22
  • 3
  • Government Should Take Action Against Obesity
  • Michael Smith
  • Smith, Michael
  • 122
  • 4
  • War on Obesity Is Unjustified and a Waste of Money
  • Virginia Hughes
  • Hughes, Virginia
  • 128
  • 2
  • 5
  • Society Should Stigmatize Being Obese
  • Christopher Freind
  • Freind, Christopher
  • 134
  • 6
  • Stigmatizing Obese People Is Comparable to Stigmatizing Gay Individuals
  • Paul Campos
  • Campos, Paul
  • 140
  • Myth of an "Obesity Tsunami"
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 147
  • Chapter 4
  • What Is Causing the Rise in Obesity?
  • Chapter Preface
  • 149
  • 1
  • Rise in Obesity Is Due Mainly to Overeating
  • Kristina Fiore
  • Fiore, Kristina
  • Patrick Basham
  • 152
  • 2
  • Rise in Obesity Is Due Mainly to physical Inactivity
  • Timothy S. Church et al.
  • Church, Timothy S.
  • 157
  • 3
  • Seduced by Food: Obesity and the Human Brain
  • Stephan J. Guyenet
  • Guyenet, Stephan J.
  • Basham, Patrick, John Luik
  • 162
  • 4
  • Rise in Obesity Is Due to Stress
  • Denise Cummins
  • Cummins, Denise
  • 173
  • 5
  • Antibiotics May be Causing the Rise in Obesity
  • Tom Philpott
  • Philpott, Tom
  • Luik, John
  • 182
  • 6
  • Environmental Chemicals May Be Causing the rise in Obesity
  • Wendee Holtcamp
  • Holtcamp, Wendee
  • 187
  • 7
  • Many Complex Factors Contribute to the Rise in Obesity
  • David Berreby
  • Berreby, David
  • 28
  • 195
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 203
  • 3
  • Prevalence of Obesity Has been Underestimated
  • Nirav R. Shah
  • Chapter 1
  • Shah, Nirav R., Eric R. Braverman
  • Braverman, Eric R.
  • 33
  • 4
  • Obesity Epidemic Was Maufactured by the Weight Loss Industry
  • Linda Bacon
  • Bacon, Linda
  • 40
  • 5
  • Public's Acceptance of Higher Weight Is a Serious Problem
  • Is there an Obesity Epidemic?
  • Neil Snyder
  • Snyder, Neil
  • 48
  • 6
  • Public's Obsession with Weight Loss and Thinness Is Harmful
  • Rick Kausman
  • Kausman, Rick
  • 54
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 62
  • Chapter Preface
  • Chapter 2
  • Is Obesity a Disease?
  • Chapter Preface
  • 64
  • 1
  • Declaring That Obesity Is a Disease Will Help Patients
  • Mark J. Holland
  • Holland, Mark J.
  • 66
  • 2
  • 19
  • Obesity Is Not a Disease
  • Michael Tanner
  • Tanner, Michael
  • 70
  • 3
  • AMA's Classification of Obesity as a Disease Is Proper
  • Sara Stein
  • Stein, Sara
  • 74
  • 4
  • 1
  • AMA's classification of Obesity as a Disease IS a Mistake
  • Richard Gunderman
  • Gunderman, Richard
  • 82
  • 5
  • Obesity Fits Any Reasonable Definition of Disease
  • Scott Kahan
  • Kahan, Scott
  • 88
  • 6
  • Obesity Epidemic Is America's Greatest Ongoing Crisis
  • Being Overweight Does Not Always Mean Being Unhealthy
  • S.E. Smith
  • Smith, S.E.
  • 93
  • 7
  • Calling Obesity a Disease Will Force Awareness That Being Obese Impairs Health
  • Wendy Scinta
  • Scinta, Wendy
  • 98
  • 8
  • Dan Carroll
  • Calling Obese Individuals Diseased on the Basis of Statistics Is Wrong
  • Kath Read
  • Read, Kath
  • 102
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 108
  • Chapter 3
  • Should Society Actively Combat Obesity?
  • Chapter Preface
  • 110
  • Carroll, Dan
  • 1
  • Public Health Authorities Should Regulate the Sale of Sugary Drinks
  • Lawrence O. Gostin
  • Gostin, Lawrence O.
  • 112
  • 2
  • Regulating Diet and Health Choices Violates Individual Rights
  • Jonathan S. Tobin
  • Tobin, Jonathan S.
  • 118
Control code
OPPV001556693
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737772784
Lccn
2014018240
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV001556693
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0001556693
Label
Obesity, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737772784&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-215) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 22
  • 3
  • Government Should Take Action Against Obesity
  • Michael Smith
  • Smith, Michael
  • 122
  • 4
  • War on Obesity Is Unjustified and a Waste of Money
  • Virginia Hughes
  • Hughes, Virginia
  • 128
  • 2
  • 5
  • Society Should Stigmatize Being Obese
  • Christopher Freind
  • Freind, Christopher
  • 134
  • 6
  • Stigmatizing Obese People Is Comparable to Stigmatizing Gay Individuals
  • Paul Campos
  • Campos, Paul
  • 140
  • Myth of an "Obesity Tsunami"
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 147
  • Chapter 4
  • What Is Causing the Rise in Obesity?
  • Chapter Preface
  • 149
  • 1
  • Rise in Obesity Is Due Mainly to Overeating
  • Kristina Fiore
  • Fiore, Kristina
  • Patrick Basham
  • 152
  • 2
  • Rise in Obesity Is Due Mainly to physical Inactivity
  • Timothy S. Church et al.
  • Church, Timothy S.
  • 157
  • 3
  • Seduced by Food: Obesity and the Human Brain
  • Stephan J. Guyenet
  • Guyenet, Stephan J.
  • Basham, Patrick, John Luik
  • 162
  • 4
  • Rise in Obesity Is Due to Stress
  • Denise Cummins
  • Cummins, Denise
  • 173
  • 5
  • Antibiotics May be Causing the Rise in Obesity
  • Tom Philpott
  • Philpott, Tom
  • Luik, John
  • 182
  • 6
  • Environmental Chemicals May Be Causing the rise in Obesity
  • Wendee Holtcamp
  • Holtcamp, Wendee
  • 187
  • 7
  • Many Complex Factors Contribute to the Rise in Obesity
  • David Berreby
  • Berreby, David
  • 28
  • 195
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 203
  • 3
  • Prevalence of Obesity Has been Underestimated
  • Nirav R. Shah
  • Chapter 1
  • Shah, Nirav R., Eric R. Braverman
  • Braverman, Eric R.
  • 33
  • 4
  • Obesity Epidemic Was Maufactured by the Weight Loss Industry
  • Linda Bacon
  • Bacon, Linda
  • 40
  • 5
  • Public's Acceptance of Higher Weight Is a Serious Problem
  • Is there an Obesity Epidemic?
  • Neil Snyder
  • Snyder, Neil
  • 48
  • 6
  • Public's Obsession with Weight Loss and Thinness Is Harmful
  • Rick Kausman
  • Kausman, Rick
  • 54
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 62
  • Chapter Preface
  • Chapter 2
  • Is Obesity a Disease?
  • Chapter Preface
  • 64
  • 1
  • Declaring That Obesity Is a Disease Will Help Patients
  • Mark J. Holland
  • Holland, Mark J.
  • 66
  • 2
  • 19
  • Obesity Is Not a Disease
  • Michael Tanner
  • Tanner, Michael
  • 70
  • 3
  • AMA's Classification of Obesity as a Disease Is Proper
  • Sara Stein
  • Stein, Sara
  • 74
  • 4
  • 1
  • AMA's classification of Obesity as a Disease IS a Mistake
  • Richard Gunderman
  • Gunderman, Richard
  • 82
  • 5
  • Obesity Fits Any Reasonable Definition of Disease
  • Scott Kahan
  • Kahan, Scott
  • 88
  • 6
  • Obesity Epidemic Is America's Greatest Ongoing Crisis
  • Being Overweight Does Not Always Mean Being Unhealthy
  • S.E. Smith
  • Smith, S.E.
  • 93
  • 7
  • Calling Obesity a Disease Will Force Awareness That Being Obese Impairs Health
  • Wendy Scinta
  • Scinta, Wendy
  • 98
  • 8
  • Dan Carroll
  • Calling Obese Individuals Diseased on the Basis of Statistics Is Wrong
  • Kath Read
  • Read, Kath
  • 102
  • Periodical and Internet Sources Bibliography
  • 108
  • Chapter 3
  • Should Society Actively Combat Obesity?
  • Chapter Preface
  • 110
  • Carroll, Dan
  • 1
  • Public Health Authorities Should Regulate the Sale of Sugary Drinks
  • Lawrence O. Gostin
  • Gostin, Lawrence O.
  • 112
  • 2
  • Regulating Diet and Health Choices Violates Individual Rights
  • Jonathan S. Tobin
  • Tobin, Jonathan S.
  • 118
Control code
OPPV001556693
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737772784
Lccn
2014018240
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV001556693
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0001556693

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