Title

Creating Safe Neighborhoods for Obesity Prevention: Perceptions of Urban Youth

Document Type

Book Chapter - Merrimack Access Only

Editor

Virginia M. Brennan

Shiriki K. Kumanyika

Ruth Enid Zambrana

Publication Title

Obesity Interventions in Underserved US Populations: Evidence and Directions

Publisher

Johns Hopkins University

Publication Date

2014

Publisher location

Baltimore

Abstract/ Summary

Looks at the perceptions of adolescents from lower-income and refugee backgrounds in regard to the relationship between safety, active living, healthy eating, and the physical environment