Preoccupation with Weight and Eating Patterns of Lebanese and Cypriot Female Students

@inproceedings{Katsounari2013PreoccupationWW,
  title={Preoccupation with Weight and Eating Patterns of Lebanese and Cypriot Female Students},
  author={Ioanna Katsounari and Nadine Zeeni},
  year={2013}
}
This comparative cross-cultural study explores the prevalence of preoccupation with weight and eating patterns among female university students in two distinct cultural contexts, Cyprus and Lebanon. Data was collected by means of self-administered questionnaires to 200 students from each culture. To gather the data for this study, the Dutch Eating Behavior Scale was used for the assessment of eating behaviors. Body Mass Index (BMI) and Weight directed behavior were also calculated. The Pearson… CONTINUE READING
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