The associations between body dissatisfaction, body figure, self-esteem, and depressed mood in adolescents in the United States and Korea: A moderated mediation analysis.

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The perception of one's body image becomes particularly important in adolescence. Body dissatisfaction has been associated with negative psychological functioning, such as self-esteem and depression. Previous findings showed that the decreased self-esteem due to body dissatisfaction explained the association between negative attitude toward body and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.adolescence.2016.10.007

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@article{Choi2016TheAB, title={The associations between body dissatisfaction, body figure, self-esteem, and depressed mood in adolescents in the United States and Korea: A moderated mediation analysis.}, author={Eunsoo Choi and Injae Choi}, journal={Journal of adolescence}, year={2016}, volume={53}, pages={249-259} }