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ERIC Number: EJ179626
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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Body Image Stereotypes: A Developmental Comparison
Kirkpatrick, Sue W.; Sanders, Diane Moody
Journal of Genetic Psychology, 132, 1, 87-96, Mar 78
Examines the hypothesis that temperament judgments associated with different body types are dependent upon the sex and age of the respondents. Five hundred male and female subjects ranging in age from 6 to 60 years matched 40 temperament or behavior descriptors with one of three body silhouettes representing an ectomorph, an endomorph, and a mesomorph. (BD)
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