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The Future of Children- Childhood Obesity: Volume 16, Number 1, Spring 2006

McLanahan, Sarah; Haskins, Ron; Paxson, Christina; Rouse, Cecilia;Stacey, O'Brien; Sawhill, Isabel;Hardenbergh, Annie; Donahue, Elisabeth Hirschhorn; Szittya, Brenda; Yarrow, Andrew; Markman, Lisa; Clover, Julie;

Annie E. Casey Foundation; The Future of Children; Princeton University; Brookings Institution; David and Lucile Packard Foundation; Doris Ducke Charitable Foundation; W.K. Kellogg Foundation

2006

Over the past several years Americans have made dramatic changes in the ways they work, live, and eat. Some research has traced today’s obesity epidemic back to many of those changes. This volume reviews evidence on how some of these changes may have caused rates of childhood obesity to increase. To view other volumes in the Future of Children series visit:  http://www.futureofchildren.org/index.htm.