Coverart for item
The Resource The Adonis complex : the secret crisis of male body obsession, Harrison G. Pope, Jr., Katharine A. Phillips, Roberto Olivardia

The Adonis complex : the secret crisis of male body obsession, Harrison G. Pope, Jr., Katharine A. Phillips, Roberto Olivardia

Label
The Adonis complex : the secret crisis of male body obsession
Title
The Adonis complex
Title remainder
the secret crisis of male body obsession
Statement of responsibility
Harrison G. Pope, Jr., Katharine A. Phillips, Roberto Olivardia
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the growing numbers of men who are taking the quest for perfect muscles, skin, and hair too far, crossing the line from normal interest to pathological obsession
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pope, Harrison
Dewey number
155.3/32
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF697.5.B63
LC item number
P67 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Phillips, Katharine A
  • Olivardia, Roberto
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Body image in men
  • Self-esteem in men
  • Image du corps chez l'homme
  • Estime de soi chez l'homme
  • Body image in men
  • Self-esteem in men
  • Autoimagen corporal en hombres
  • Autoestima en hombres
Label
The Adonis complex : the secret crisis of male body obsession, Harrison G. Pope, Jr., Katharine A. Phillips, Roberto Olivardia
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Secrets for the men at the Olympic gym -- The rise of the Adonis complex: roots of male body obsession -- Do you have the Adonis complex? : two tests and their astonishing results -- Muscle dysmorphia : muscularity run amok -- Anabolic steroids : dangerous fuel for the Adonis complex -- Fear of fat : men and eating disorders -- Beyond muscle and fat : hair, breasts, genitals, and other body obsessions -- Boys at risk -- Dealing with the Adonis complex : women's voices -- Straights and gays : not so different after all -- RX for the Adonis complex : a guide for men and their loved ones -- Appendix I. The fat-free mass index (FFMI) and how to calculate it -- Appendix II. Diagnostic criteria for body image disorders -- Appendix III. Where to get help
Control code
ocm43555181
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 286 p.
Isbn
9780684869100
Lccn
00025243
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o43555181
  • (OCoLC)43555181
Label
The Adonis complex : the secret crisis of male body obsession, Harrison G. Pope, Jr., Katharine A. Phillips, Roberto Olivardia
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Secrets for the men at the Olympic gym -- The rise of the Adonis complex: roots of male body obsession -- Do you have the Adonis complex? : two tests and their astonishing results -- Muscle dysmorphia : muscularity run amok -- Anabolic steroids : dangerous fuel for the Adonis complex -- Fear of fat : men and eating disorders -- Beyond muscle and fat : hair, breasts, genitals, and other body obsessions -- Boys at risk -- Dealing with the Adonis complex : women's voices -- Straights and gays : not so different after all -- RX for the Adonis complex : a guide for men and their loved ones -- Appendix I. The fat-free mass index (FFMI) and how to calculate it -- Appendix II. Diagnostic criteria for body image disorders -- Appendix III. Where to get help
Control code
ocm43555181
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 286 p.
Isbn
9780684869100
Lccn
00025243
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o43555181
  • (OCoLC)43555181
Processing Feedback ...