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The Adonis complex, how to identify, treat, and prevent body obsession in men and boys, Harrison G. Pope, Jr., Katharine A. Phillips, Roberto Olivardia

Label
The Adonis complex, how to identify, treat, and prevent body obsession in men and boys, Harrison G. Pope, Jr., Katharine A. Phillips, Roberto Olivardia
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-277) and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
The Adonis complex
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
48862904
Responsibility statement
Harrison G. Pope, Jr., Katharine A. Phillips, Roberto Olivardia
Sub title
how to identify, treat, and prevent body obsession in men and boys
Table Of Contents
Secrets of 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
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