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Slim chance in a fat world

behavioral control of obesity

by Richard B. Stuart

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Published by Research Press Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Weight loss -- Psychological aspects,
  • Obesity -- Psychological aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard B. Stuart & Barbara Davis.
    ContributionsDavis, Barbara, 1935- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM222.2 .S865 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 163 p. :
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4746264M
    ISBN 10087822193X
    LC Control Number78062902

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