A cross-cultural study investigating body features associated with male adolescents' body dissatisfaction in Australia, China, and Malaysia.

@article{Mellor2014ACS,
  title={A cross-cultural study investigating body features associated with male adolescents' body dissatisfaction in Australia, China, and Malaysia.},
  author={David Mellor and Alice Hucker and Monique Waterhouse and Norul Hidayah binti Mamat and Xiaoyan Xu and Jamie Cochrane and Marita McCabe and Lina A. Ricciardelli},
  journal={American journal of men's health},
  year={2014},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={
          521-31
        }
}
This study investigated how dissatisfaction with particular aspects of the body was associated with overall body dissatisfaction among male adolescents in Western and Asian cultures. One hundred and six Malaysian Malays, 55 Malaysian Chinese, 195 Chinese from China, and 45 non-Asian Australians aged 12 to 19 years completed a questionnaire assessing dissatisfaction with their overall body and dissatisfaction with varying aspects of their body. Dissatisfaction with the face, height, and hair was… CONTINUE READING
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