Association between exposure to media and body weight concern among female university students in five Arab countries: a preliminary cross-cultural study.

@article{Musaiger2014AssociationBE,
  title={Association between exposure to media and body weight concern among female university students in five Arab countries: a preliminary cross-cultural study.},
  author={Abdulrahman Obaid Musaiger and Mariam A Al-Mannai},
  journal={Journal of biosocial science},
  year={2014},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={240-7}
}
Mass media play an important role in changing body image. This study aimed to determine the role of media (magazines and television) in body weight concern among university females in five Arab countries. A total sample of 1134 female university students was selected at convenience from universities in five Arab countries: Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Oman and… CONTINUE READING