ERIC Number: EJ227283
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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Body Build Satisfaction and the Congruency of Body Build Perceptions.
Hankins, Norman E.; Bailey, Roger C.
Social Behavior and Personality, v7 n1 p77-80 1979
Females were administered the somatotype rating scale. Satisfied subjects showed greater congruency between their own and wished-for body build, and greater congruency between their own and friend/date body builds, but less congruency between their own body build and the female stereotype. (Author/BEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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