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ERIC Number: EJ513083
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0886-2605
Cognitive Correlates of Reported Sexual Abuse in Eating-Disordered Women.
Waller, Glenn; And Others
Journal of Interpersonal Violence, v10 n2 p176-87 Jun 1995
Describes an information-processing task that assesses the degree of attentional bias toward words with abusive connotations. In a group of eating-disordered women, this instrument was used to demonstrate that reported sexual abuse was associated with a greater cognitive bias toward abuse-related information. Associated with self-denigratory beliefs as a result of abuse. (JBJ)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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