ERIC Number: EJ528795
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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A Mediational Model of Autonomy, Self-Esteem, and Eating Disordered Attitudes and Behaviors.
Frederick, Christina M.; Grow, Virginia M.
Psychology of Women Quarterly, v20 n2 p217-28 Jun 1996
Findings from a study of the relationships among autonomy deficits, low self-esteem, and eating disorders of 71 college women supported a mediational model in which lack of autonomy was related to decreased global self-esteem, which in turn was associated with bulimia and body dissatisfaction. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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