Eating DisordersBook - 2009
Use this collection of essays as an essential primer to important topics relating to eating disorders. Across three chapters, readers will evaluate who is at risk for developing an eating disorder, what causes them, and how websites that promote eating disorders should be viewed. Essay sources include the National Institute of Mental Health, Something Fishy.org, Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating Disorders, Katarzyna Bisaga, Shirley Chuang, Gracie Doran, Sarah R. Brotsky, and David Giles.
Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI : Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning, c2009.
Branch Call Number: 616.8526 Eat
Characteristics: 136 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm.
From Library Staff
From the opposing viewpoints series. Discusses who is at risk, what contributes to the development of eating disorders and the role of the internet in promoting negative images.