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Chemically modified bodies : the use of diverse substances for appearance enhancement / Matthew Hall, Sarah Gorgan, Brendan Gough, editors.

Publication:
London : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016] , ©2016
Format/Description:
Book
xvii, 242 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Subjects:
Body image disturbance.
Body image.
Health behavior.
Self.
Identity (Psychology)
77.62 social perception.
Contents:
Introduction / Sarah Grogan, Matthew Hall, and Brendan Gough
Use of supplements and drugs to change body image and appearance among boys and male adolescents / Lina A. Ricciardelli and Robert J. Williams
Muscle dysmorphia and anabolic-androgenic steroid use / Dave Smith, Mary Caitlyn Rutty, and Tracy W. Olrich
Use of drugs to change appearance in girls and female adolescents / Jennifer O'Dea and Renata Leah Cinelli
Caffeine misuse and weight loss / Carla E. Ramacciotti, Elisabetta Coli, and Annalisa Burgalassi
Body image, enhancement, and health in the advertising of sports and nutritional supplements / Simon Outram
Smoking and appearance / Sarah Grogan
Bodybuilders' accounts of synthol use : the construction of lay expertise / Matthew Hall, Sarah Grogan, and Brendan Gough
Non-medical use of ADHD stimulants for appetite suppression and weight loss / Amy J. Jeffers and Eric G. Benotsch
Commonly prescribed oral anti-obesity medication and alternative anorectics / Julien S. Baker, Bruce Davies, and Michael R. Graham
Peptide hormones, metformin and new-wave practices and research therapies / Michael R. Graham, Julien S. Baker, and Bruce Davies
Afterword : toward an inclusive, multi-disciplinary approach to understanding substance use for appearance purposes / Brendan Gough, Sarah Grogan, and Matthew Hall.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Hall, Matthew, 1968- editor.
Grogan, Sarah, 1959- editor.
Gough, Brendan, editor.
ISBN:
9781137535344
1137535342
9781137535351
OCLC:
934502583
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