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ERIC Number: EJ580876
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0360-0025
Body Dissatisfaction, Need for Social Approval, and Eating Disturbances among Japanese and American College Women.
Mukai, Takayo; Kambara, Akiko; Sasaki, Yuji
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v39 n9/10 p751-763 Nov 1998
Compares body dissatisfaction, need for social approval, and eating disorders between Japanese and American college women. Japanese women express greater dissatisfaction with their body. Need for social approval predicted Japanese eating disorders, whereas body fatness was a significant predictor for American women. (MMU)
Publication Type: Dissertations/Theses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Japan
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Eating Disorder Inventory