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Eating behavior and obesity : behavioral economics strategies for health professionals / Shahram Heshmat.

Author:
Heshmat, Shahram [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Springer Pub. Co., c2011.
Description:
xiii, 242 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Behavioral economics and eating decisions -- Explaining eating behavior -- Basic economics : a primer -- An economic perspective on eating behavior -- Socioeconomic disparities in health and obesity -- Decision making over time -- How we make decisions : the role of emotion -- Food addiction and obesity -- Overeating and decision-making deficits -- Why dieters relapse -- Using self-control strategies to promote healthier food choices -- Policy implications and conclusion.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780826106216
  • 0826106218
  • 9780826106223 (E-book)
  • 0826106226 (E-book)
LCCN:
2011017984
OCLC:
692289969
RCP:
C - S