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ERIC Number: EJ443777
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-1055-6699
Parents' Perceptions of Childhood Obesity and the Role of Schools.
Price, James H.; And Others
Journal of Health Education, v23 n1 p32-38 Feb 1992
Discusses a survey of 498 parents from 2 midwest cities. Responses to questionnaires indicated that parents considered normal weight very important to children's health. Most felt it was not the schools' job to treat obesity. Many supported physical education classes teaching lifelong fitness or food and weight control. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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