Pursuit of muscularity among adolescents

Ricciardelli, Lina and McCabe, Marita 2007, Pursuit of muscularity among adolescents. In Thompson, J. Kevin and Cafri, Guy (ed), The muscular ideal : psychological, social, and medical perspectives, American Psychological Association, Washington, DC, pp.199-216.

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Title Pursuit of muscularity among adolescents
Author(s) Ricciardelli, LinaORCID iD for Ricciardelli, Lina orcid.org/0000-0002-7038-7410
McCabe, Marita
Title of book The muscular ideal : psychological, social, and medical perspectives
Editor(s) Thompson, J. Kevin
Cafri, Guy
Publication date 2007
Chapter number 10
Total chapters 12
Start page 199
End page 216
Total pages 18
Publisher American Psychological Association
Place of Publication Washington, DC
Keyword(s) body image -- social aspects.
muscles -- social aspects.
physical-appearance-based bias.
Notes Foreword / Thomas F. Cash -- The muscular ideal : an introduction / J. Kevin Thompson and Guy Cafri -- I: Cultural, social, and psychological perspectives. Muscle dissatisfaction : an overview of psychological and cultural research and theory / James J. Gray and Rebecca L. Ginsberg -- Muscularity and masculinity in the United States : a historical review / Lynne Luciano -- Size matters : connecting subculture to culture in bodybuilding / Alan Klein -- II: Definitions and measurement. The drive for muscularity scale : description, psychometrics, and research findings / Donald R. McCreary -- Measurement of the muscular ideal / Guy Cafri and J. Kevin Thompson -- III: Medical issues, treatment, and prevention. Muscle dysmorphia : characteristics, assessment, and treatment / Roberto Olivardia -- Muscle enhancement substances and strategies / Michael S. Bahrke -- The prevention of anabolic steroid use among adolescents / Linn Goldberg and Diane L. Elliot -- IV: Special topics. Cosmetic procedures to enhance body shape and muscularity / David B. Sarwer, Canice E. Crerand, and Lauren M. Gibbons -- Pursuit of muscularity among adolescents / Lina A. Ricciardelli and Marita P. McCabe -- A more muscular female body ideal / Amanda J. Gruber -- V: Conclusion. The muscular ideal : future directions and closing comments / Joan C. Chrisler and Sam V. Cochran
ISBN 9781591477921
Language eng
Field of Research 170106 Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
HERDC Research category B1 Book chapter
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