ERIC Number: EJ269644
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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Body Image of Obese Adolescent Girls in a High School and Clinical Setting.
Storz, Nancy S.
Adolescence, v17 n67 p667-72 Fall 1982
Compared body image of obese high school girls and those attending a weight-loss clinic. Results showed girls in the clinic program perceived themselves as heavier than their counterparts. Both groups used uncomplimentary adjectives to describe their appearance. No significant difference was found in articulation of body concept. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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