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Association of overweight/obesity in the development of physical aggression in children and adolescents

Tso, Melissa Kwong Wai 2019, Association of overweight/obesity in the development of physical aggression in children and adolescents, D. Psych (Forensic) thesis, School of Psychology, Deakin University.

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Title Association of overweight/obesity in the development of physical aggression in children and adolescents
Author Tso, Melissa Kwong Wai
Institution Deakin University
School School of Psychology
Faculty Faculty of Health
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name D. Psych (Forensic)
Thesis advisor Toumbourou, JohnORCID iD for Toumbourou, John orcid.org/0000-0002-8431-3762
Date submitted 2019-01-14
Summary The studies contained in this thesis provided support for evolutionary and social dominance theories of aggression in childhood and adolescence, and the findings indicated a significant association between overweight/obesity and physical aggression in children and adolescents, even after controlling for a number of well-established risk and protective factors.
Language eng
Field of Research 170102 Developmental Psychology and Ageing
170104 Forensic Psychology
Socio Economic Objective 970117 Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Description of original 207 p.
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