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ERIC Number: EJ193427
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
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Body Type, Body Esteem, School, and Leisure: A Study of Overweight, Average, and Underweight Adolescents.
Hendry, Leo B.; Gillies, Pamela
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v7 n2 p181-95 Jun 1978
The characteristics, sports and leisure involvement, and social relations of 15- to 16-year-old boys and girls categorized as "overweight,""underweight," or "average" were examined in terms of academic achievement, social class, and physical education teachers' perceptions. Overweight and underweight adolescents appeared at some disadvantage in certain social and educational encounters. (Author/JAC)
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Scotland)