Open access peer-reviewed chapter

Gender Differences in Food Choice and Dietary Intake in Modern Western Societies

By Claudia Arganini, Anna Saba, Raffaella Comitato, Fabio Virgili and Aida Turrini

Submitted: June 8th 2011Reviewed: November 8th 2011Published: May 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/37886

Downloaded: 14085

© 2012 The Author(s). Licensee IntechOpen. This chapter is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to cite and reference

Link to this chapter Copy to clipboard

Cite this chapter Copy to clipboard

Claudia Arganini, Anna Saba, Raffaella Comitato, Fabio Virgili and Aida Turrini (May 16th 2012). Gender Differences in Food Choice and Dietary Intake in Modern Western Societies, Public Health Jay Maddock, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/37886. Available from:

Embed this chapter on your site Copy to clipboard

<iframe src="http://www.intechopen.com/embed/public-health-social-and-behavioral-health/gender-differences-in-food-choice-and-dietary-intake-in-modern-western-societies" />

Embed this code snippet in the HTML of your website to show this chapter

chapter statistics

14085total chapter downloads

9Crossref citations

More statistics for editors and authors

Login to your personal dashboard for more detailed statistics on your publications.

Access personal reporting

Related Content

This Book

Next chapter

Iron Food Fortification for the Control of Childhood Anemia in Brazil

By Joel Alves Lamounier, Flávio Diniz Capanema and Daniela Silva Rocha

Related Book

First chapter

Potential Risk: A New Approach

By Handerson J. Dourado Leite and Marcus V. Teixeira Navarro

We are IntechOpen, the world's leading publisher of Open Access books. Built by scientists, for scientists. Our readership spans scientists, professors, researchers, librarians, and students, as well as business professionals. We share our knowledge and peer-reveiwed research papers with libraries, scientific and engineering societies, and also work with corporate R&D departments and government entities.

+3,550 Open Access Books

+57,400 Citations in Web of Science

+108,500 IntechOpen Authors and Academic Editors

+560,000 Unique visitors per month

More about us