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The Resource The economics of obesity : poverty, income inequality and health, Tahereh Alavi Hojjat, Rata Hojjat

The economics of obesity : poverty, income inequality and health, Tahereh Alavi Hojjat, Rata Hojjat

Label
The economics of obesity : poverty, income inequality and health
Title
The economics of obesity
Title remainder
poverty, income inequality and health
Statement of responsibility
Tahereh Alavi Hojjat, Rata Hojjat
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book offers a new perspective about the relationship of obesity to poverty and inequality providing a fascinating insight into the factors that influence individual choices regarding eating habits, diet and other behavioral patterns relevant to obesity. The authors explore a unique socioeconomic model that helps build the framework to understand the causes of obesity and its relation to health, science, and economics. An essential read for policy makers who are seeking a framework to address this problem
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hojjat, Tahereh Alavi
Dewey number
614.5/9398
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA645.O23
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hojjat, Rata
Series statement
SpringerBriefs in public health,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obesity
  • Overweight persons
  • MEDICAL
  • Equality
  • Health promotion
  • Medical economics
  • Medicine
  • Social structure
Label
The economics of obesity : poverty, income inequality and health, Tahereh Alavi Hojjat, Rata Hojjat
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Different Perspectives on Causes of Obesity -- 2. Consequences of Obesity -- 3. Economic Analysis: Behavioral Patterns and Diet Choice -- 4. Socioeconomic Factors: Poverty and Obesity -- 5. Income Inequality and Obesity -- 6. Data & Methodology: Obesity, Poverty and Income Inequality -- 7. Food Policy Interventions -- 8. Concluding Comments
Control code
973882596
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811029103
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-981-10-2911-0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)973882596
Label
The economics of obesity : poverty, income inequality and health, Tahereh Alavi Hojjat, Rata Hojjat
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Different Perspectives on Causes of Obesity -- 2. Consequences of Obesity -- 3. Economic Analysis: Behavioral Patterns and Diet Choice -- 4. Socioeconomic Factors: Poverty and Obesity -- 5. Income Inequality and Obesity -- 6. Data & Methodology: Obesity, Poverty and Income Inequality -- 7. Food Policy Interventions -- 8. Concluding Comments
Control code
973882596
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811029103
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-981-10-2911-0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)973882596

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