The Resource The nutritional psychology of childhood, Robert Drewett

The nutritional psychology of childhood, Robert Drewett

Label
The nutritional psychology of childhood
Title
The nutritional psychology of childhood
Statement of responsibility
Robert Drewett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A systematic account of research on the psychological aspects of nutrition in children from birth to adolescence. Robert Drewett discusses the development of eating and food intake throughout infancy and childhood and the development effects of malnutrition, including nursing and weaning in infancy
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
613.2083
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ206
LC item number
.D74 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The nutritional psychology of childhood, Robert Drewett
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-273) and index
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  • net
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
Introduction. Growth and development. Energy balance -- The development of feeding behaviour : infancy. Human lactation and the structure of infant feeding. Taste and flavour sensitivity. The control of energy intake in infancy. Feeding problems in milk-fed infants. Breast-feeding, health and cognitive development -- The development of feeding behaviour: weaning onwards. Weaning and the development of independent eating skills. Food choice and neophobia. Food preferences. Feeding problems from weaning -- Born too small or born too soon. Growth before birth. The development of children born too small. The development of children born too soon -- Nutritional deficiencies. Iron deficiency. The development of iron deficient children. Protein-energy malnutrition. Secular trends in intelligence -- Nutritional aspects of some physical conditions. Phenylketonuria. Other genetic disorders. Cerebral palsy -- Failure to thrive. Criteria for failure to thrive and its epidemiology. Explanations of failure to thrive. Developmental delay and later cognitive outcomes. Other outcomes -- Adiposity and obesity. Adiposity and its correlates. The genetics of obesity. The development of adiposity. Treatment and prevention -- Adolescence and the eating disorders. Eating disorders. Body image and dieting. Genetic and other risk factors. Intergenerational aspects of eating disorders -- Some concluding thoughts
Control code
ocn772458365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280909573
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0f818673-8ebb-48e4-b1e1-c4f3827c2db4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36728081
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)772458365
  • cbo0511282451

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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