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The Resource Fat : fighting the obesity epidemic, Robert Pool

Fat : fighting the obesity epidemic, Robert Pool

Label
Fat : fighting the obesity epidemic
Title
Fat
Title remainder
fighting the obesity epidemic
Statement of responsibility
Robert Pool
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of Eve's Rib takes a close up look at scientific efforts to understand and control human obesity, examining the pharmaceutical and weight control programs available, the history of obesity research, and the science of body weight, and arguing that the real problem with obesity is not losing the weight, but keeping it off
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pool, Robert
Dewey number
616.3/98
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC628
LC item number
.P625 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WD212 P66 2001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obesity
  • Obesity
  • Molecular Biology
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Vetzucht
  • Epidemieën
Label
Fat : fighting the obesity epidemic, Robert Pool
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-282) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: A Most Peculiar Plague; 1 Medicalizing Obesity; 2 The Answer That Wasn't; 3 There's No Place Like Homeostasis; 4 The Legacy of the Great Fire; 5 That Eureka Moment; 6 The Parable of the Pimas; 7 Setting the Set Point; 8 One Pill Makes You Larger, and One Pill Makes You Small; 9 Just Who's in Charge Here?; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
404934108
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 292 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781602562592
Lccn
00036731
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)404934108
Label
Fat : fighting the obesity epidemic, Robert Pool
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-282) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: A Most Peculiar Plague; 1 Medicalizing Obesity; 2 The Answer That Wasn't; 3 There's No Place Like Homeostasis; 4 The Legacy of the Great Fire; 5 That Eureka Moment; 6 The Parable of the Pimas; 7 Setting the Set Point; 8 One Pill Makes You Larger, and One Pill Makes You Small; 9 Just Who's in Charge Here?; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
404934108
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 292 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781602562592
Lccn
00036731
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)404934108

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