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Body image dissatisfaction among males across the lifespan: a review of past literature.
Pursuit of the muscular ideal: Physical and psychological consequences and putative risk factors.
A biopsychosocial model of disordered eating and the pursuit of muscularity in adolescent boys.
This review provides an evaluation of the correlates and/or risk factors associated with disordered eating and the pursuit of muscularity among adolescent boys, finding similar factors and processes are associated with both behavioral problems.
The Attractive Female Body Weight and Female Body Dissatisfaction in 26 Countries Across 10 World Regions: Results of the International Body Project I
- V. Swami, D. Frederick, I. Živčić-Bećirevic
- PsychologyPersonality & social psychology bulletin
- 23 February 2010
Results indicated there were significant cross-regional differences in the ideal female figure and body dissatisfaction, but effect sizes were small across high-socioeconomic-status (SES) sites.
Multiple forms of child abuse and neglect: adult retrospective reports
Sexual Knowledge, Experience and Feelings Among People with Disability
- M. McCabe
- Psychology, Medicine
- 1 February 1999
The results demonstrated that people with intellectual disability experienced lower levels of sexual knowledge and experience, more negative attitudes to sex and stronger sexual needs than people with physical disability, in all areas of sexuality.
Children's body image concerns and eating disturbance: a review of the literature.
Multi‐type maltreatment and the long‐term adjustment of adults
Multi-type maltreatment refers to the experience of more than one form of child maltreatment (sexual abuse, physical abuse, psychological maltreatment, neglect and witnessing family violence).…
Sociocultural Influences on Body Image and Body Changes Among Adolescent Boys and Girls
Regression analyses demonstrated that sociocultural influences and feedback from the participant's best male friend and mother were important predictors for all body-change strategies among boys, and negative affect had a unique influence for boys but not for girls.
Psychological factors and the sexuality of pregnant and postpartum women
This study examined the influence of role quality, relationship satisfaction, fatigue, and depression on women's sexuality during pregnancy and after childbirth. Questionnaire data were obtained from…