ERIC Number: EJ489075
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Fearing Fat: A Literature Review of Family Systems Understandings and Treatments of Anorexia and Bulimia.
Killian, Kyle D.
Family Relations, v43 n3 p311-18 Jul 1994
Reviews literature examining family variables associated with anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa and family systems treatments for these eating disorders. Presents definitions of and diagnostic criteria for anorexia and bulimia, and discusses prevalence of these disorders. Reviews role played by psychopathological, sociological, and interpersonal factors in etiology of eating disorders. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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