Eating sweet snacks: gender differences in attitudes and behaviour.

@article{Grogan1997EatingSS,
  title={Eating sweet snacks: gender differences in attitudes and behaviour.},
  author={Suzanne Grogan and Russell T. Bell and M D Conner},
  journal={Appetite},
  year={1997},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={19-31}
}
This paper reports a study of gender differences in the components of the Theory of Reasoned Action in relation to eating sweet snacks, and the role of these components in predicting sweet-snacking in women and men. Totals of 65 women and 64 men completed questionnaires assessing attitudes and behaviours towards eating sweet snacks. Women were more ambivalent towards eating sweet snacks than men, perceiving eating sweet snacks to be significantly less healthy (t(127) = - 2.43, p < 0.02), and… CONTINUE READING