ERIC Number: EJ583349
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Personality Features and Expressed Concerns of Adolescents with Eating Disorders.
Pryor, Tamara; Wiederman, Michael W.
Adolescence, v33 n130 p291-300 Sum 1998
Investigates differences between adolescent females diagnosed with either anorexia nervosa (n=26) or bulimia nervosa (n=30) using the Millon Adolescent Personality Inventory. About half of the participants displayed an inhibited personality style. Anorexics scored higher on the Respectful personality scale. Expressed concerns over self-concept, personal esteem, and sexual acceptance were common in the total sample. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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