16. Eating Disorders in Sport: From Theory to Research to Intervention

  1. Gershon Tenenbaum and
  2. Robert C. Eklund
  1. Trent A. Petrie and
  2. Christy A. Greenleaf

Published Online: 5 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118270011.ch16

Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition

Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Petrie, T. A. and Greenleaf, C. A. (2007) Eating Disorders in Sport: From Theory to Research to Intervention, in Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition (eds G. Tenenbaum and R. C. Eklund), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118270011.ch16

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 19 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471738114

Online ISBN: 9781118270011

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Keywords:

  • sport;
  • eating disorders;
  • body type;
  • clinical diagnoses;
  • male body ideal

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What are Eating Disorders?

  • Prevalence and Measurement of Eating Disorders

  • Risk Factors

  • Intervention

  • Conclusion