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dc.contributor.supervisor Gregory, David M. Morrison, Zachary J. University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences 2012-01-30T20:41:37Z 2012-01-30T20:41:37Z 2010
dc.description vi, 102 leaves ; 29 cm en_US
dc.description.abstract The purpose of this study was to explore the lives of overweight/obese adolescent boys. A qualitative case study focused on depth of understanding. Four boys volunteered to participate in the study. Findings further our understanding of the adolescent boys’ lifescapes; viable and non-viable recruitment strategies among this population; ethical obligations of ending research after establishing trust and rapport; and “Avoidance” as an Idiom of Distress among this sample of boys. Suggestions for future research are addressed in the study. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health Sciences, c2010 en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Thesis (University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences) en_US
dc.subject Overweight teenagers -- Psychology en_US
dc.subject Overweight teenagers -- Mental health en_US
dc.subject Obesity in adolescence -- Psychological aspects en_US
dc.subject Obesity in adolescence -- Social aspects en_US
dc.subject Dissertations, Academic en_US
dc.title Through their voices : experiences of overweight and obese adolescent boys / Zachary J. Morrison en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.publisher.faculty Health Sciences en_US Masters

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