Biocultural determinants of overweight and obesity in the context of nutrition transition in Senegal: a holistic anthropological approach

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Cohen, E.; Gradidge, P.J.-L.; Ndao, A.; Duboz, P.; Macia, E.; Gueye, L.; Boëtsch, G.; Pasquet, P.; Holdsworth, M.; Chapuis-Lucciani, N.;
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Senegal is experiencing a rising obesity epidemic, due to the nutrition transition occurring in most African countries, and driven by sedentary behaviour and high-calorie dietary intake. In addition, the anthropological local drivers of the social valorization of proces... View more
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