Chapter 17. Socio-Cultural Issues and Body Image

  1. Elizabeth Waters MPH, DPhil Jack Brockhoff Chair4,
  2. Boyd A. Swinburn MBChB, MD, FRACP Director Professor5,
  3. Jacob C. Seidell PhD Professor Director6 and
  4. Ricardo Uauy PhD, MD Professor7,8
  1. Helen Mavoa PhD (Anthropology)1,
  2. Shiriki Kumanyika PhD, MPH Professor of Epidemiology2 and
  3. Andre Renzaho PhD, MPH, MPHAA Senior Research Fellow3

Published Online: 5 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444318517.ch17

Preventing Childhood Obesity: Evidence Policy and Practice

Preventing Childhood Obesity: Evidence Policy and Practice

How to Cite

Mavoa, H., Kumanyika, S. and Renzaho, A. (2010) Socio-Cultural Issues and Body Image, in Preventing Childhood Obesity: Evidence Policy and Practice (eds E. Waters, B. A. Swinburn, J. C. Seidell and R. Uauy), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444318517.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 4

    McCaughey Centre, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

  2. 5

    WHO Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia

  3. 6

    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University and VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  4. 7

    Nutrition and Public Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK

  5. 8

    Institute of Nutrition, INTA-University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Author Information

  1. 1

    WHO Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention, Melbourne, Australia

  2. 2

    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  3. 3

    WHO Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention, Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioural Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAY 2010
  2. Published Print: 23 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405158893

Online ISBN: 9781444318517

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