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Body dissatisfaction and body change strategies among adolescents : a longitudinal investigation

Vincent, Maureen Anne. 2000, Body dissatisfaction and body change strategies among adolescents : a longitudinal investigation, Ph.D. thesis, School of Psychology, Deakin University.

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Title Body dissatisfaction and body change strategies among adolescents : a longitudinal investigation
Author Vincent, Maureen Anne.
Institution Deakin University
School School of Psychology
Faculty Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Degree name Ph.D.
Date submitted 2000
Keyword(s) Body image in adolescence - Psychological aspects
Self-perception in adolescence
Eating disorders in adolescence
Teenage girls
Teenage boys
Summary A longitudinal study of 1194 adolescents (692 girls and 502 boys) found that many adolescents are dissatisfied with their bodies and engage in behaviors to alter their body size or shape. Biopsychological factors explained the development and maintenance of weight related concerns.
Language eng
Description of original xix, 529 leaves ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification 155.5
Free to Read? Yes
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30023541

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