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Eating Disorders

  • By: Derrick Shapley & Andrea Moore
  • In: Encyclopedia of Social Deviance
  • Edited by: Craig J. Forsyth & Heith Copes
  • Subject:Psychopathology, Crime & Deviance (general)

Over the past 50 years, there has been an increased awareness of eating disorders. Eating disorders involve either insufficient or excessive food intake. Bulimia nervosa, anorexia nervosa, and binge eating are the most common forms of eating disorders. Although the prevalence ...

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