ERIC Number: EJ509378
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Body Image and Dieting Failure in College Men and Women: Examining Links between Depression and Eating Problems.
Koenig, Linda J.; Wasserman, Erika L.
Sex Roles, v32 n3-4 p225-49 Feb 1995
Explored whether the links of depression, eating problems, and body image that apply to women also apply to men. A study of 234 male and female college students showed depression was higher in those with negative body image for both men and women. Depression accounted for significant variability in eating problems only in women. (GR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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