eBook Obesity, 1st Edition

  • Margaret Haerens
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  • ISBN-10: 0737764600
  • ISBN-13: 9780737764604
  • DDC: 616.3
  • 232 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released December 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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This edition of the Global Viewpoints series delivers contemporary perspectives on obesity -- with the majority of the material reflecting stances of countries other than the United States. Primary sources, including speeches and government documents, join essays from international magazines and news sources for a truly panoramic view.

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Features and Benefits

  • Includes biographical and critical information about the author; secondary excerpts offering both historical and contemporary views of the highlighted social issue; a timeline of the author's life; a "For Further Reading" section of other works.
  • Each volume focuses on a controversial topic of worldwide importance and offers a panoramic view of opinions selected from a diverse range of international sources, including journals, magazines, newspapers, nonfiction books, speeches, and government docu
  • These books contain an annotated table of contents; locator maps, to help readers place countries or areas covered in the essays; "for further discussion" questions; a worldwide list of organizations to contact; bibliographies of books and periodicals.