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ERIC Number: EJ640625
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0748-9633
Exploring Young Women's Perceptions of the Effectiveness and Safety of Maladaptive Weight Control Techniques.
Tylka, Tracy L.; Subich, Linda Mezydlo
Journal of Counseling & Development, v80 n1 p101-10 Win 2002
Despite emerging awareness that maladaptive perceptions regarding weight control techniques may be important in the development of women's disturbed eating behaviors, no research has examined perceptions of weight control techniques as a function of women's placement on the eating disorder continuum. Study examines perceptions of the effectiveness and safety of weight control techniques of 166 high school and college women. (Contains 30 references and 3 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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