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Title Positive body image / edited by Justin Healey
Published Thirroul, N.S.W. : Spinney Press, 2014
Thirroul, NSW : Spinney Press, [2014]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  306.4613 Hea/Pbi  AVAILABLE
Description 60 pages : colour illustrations ; 30 cm
regular print
Series Issues in society ; volume 372
Issues in society (Balmain, N.S.W.) ; v. 372
Contents CHAPTER ONE BODY IMAGE AND EATING ISSUES -- What is body image? -- Snapshot: body image and eating disorders -- Body image -- Body image and health -- What is body dysmorphic disorder? -- Body dysmorphic disorder puts ugly in the brain of the beholder -- What is an eating disorder? -- Eating disorders: key research and statistics -- Explainer: anorexia and bulimia -- Eating disorders risk factors -- Eating disorders 'nearly as bad for men' -- Body image and diets -- Cosmetic surgery -- Doctors seek a ban on cosmetic surgery for children -- CHAPTER TWO IMPROVING BODY IMAGE -- Body image worries plaguing young kids -- Kids and body image -- Body image and young people -- Teaching girls to prioritise function over form for better body image -- Body image tips for girls -- Boys aren't immune to body image pressures - and never have been -- Body image tips for boys -- Body image and young children -- Body image tips for parents -- Preventing bad body image in kids -- Voluntary Industry Code of Conduct on Body Image -- Reining in advertisers to curb Australia's body image distortion -- Psychological prevention and intervention strategies for body dissatisfaction and disordered eating -- Exploring issues - worksheets and activities -- Fast facts -- Glossary -- Web links -- Index
Summary Issues in Society is an invaluable series of books which contain previously published information sourced from newspapers, magazines, journals, government reports, surveys, websites and lobby group literature. The series offers up-to-date, diverse information about the social issues shaping our changing world. Each book explores a range of facts and opinions, providing the reader with a concise overview of the topic
Analysis Australian
Body image
Nutrition disorders
Notes For secondary school students
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Audience For secondary school age
Subject Body image disturbance -- Juvenile literature.
Body image disturbance.
Body image disturbance -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Body image -- Juvenile literature.
Body image -- Psychological aspects -- Juvenile literature.
Body image -- Psychological aspects -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Body image -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Body image -- Psychological aspects.
Body image.
Author Healey, Justin, editor
ISBN 9781922084446