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An Exploration of the Drive for Muscularity in Adolescent Boys and Girls
Abstract Much of the existing research on disordered eating has centered on the drive for thinness, which is most commonly observed in girls and women. The male standard of bodily attractiveness,Expand
The Childhood Trauma Questionnaire in a Community Sample: Psychometric Properties and Normative Data
Interpretation of research on the prevalence and sequelae of childhood trauma has been hindered by the use of assessment instruments with unknown psychometric properties. Thus, we examined theExpand
The Attractive Female Body Weight and Female Body Dissatisfaction in 26 Countries Across 10 World Regions: Results of the International Body Project I
This study reports results from the first International Body Project (IBP-I), which surveyed 7,434 individuals in 10 major world regions about body weight ideals and body dissatisfaction.Expand
Development of two reliable and valid measures of stressors in policing: The operational and organizational police stress questionnaires.
This article describes the development and validation of the Operational Police Stress Questionnaire (PSQ-Op) and the Organizational Police Stress Questionnaire (PSQ-Org). In Study 1, a series ofExpand
Body Image, Eating Disorders, and the Drive for Muscularity in Gay and Heterosexual Men
SUMMARY This Internet research project examined the relationship between consumption of muscle and fitness magazines and/or various indices of pornography and body satisfaction in gay andExpand
The male role and avoiding femininity
When confronted with males and females deviating from society's sex-based gender role prescriptions, people tend to respond more negatively to the males' transgressions. In order to develop anExpand
The Drive for Muscularity and Masculinity: Testing the Associations Among Gender-Role Traits, Behaviors, Attitudes, and Conflict.
Prior qualitative research has suggested that people assume muscular men are more masculine. This assumption was tested quantitatively in 2 studies. In Study 1, men and women completed measures ofExpand
Personality correlates of a drive for muscularity in young men
The female drive for thinness [DT] and the male drive for muscularity [DM] reflect the pursuit of two culturally explicit, gender-specific, body shape ideals. While a large body of research hasExpand