Thin-ideal internalization, body dissatisfaction and symptoms of eating disorders in Croatian adolescent girls

@article{Rukavina2006ThinidealIB,
  title={Thin-ideal internalization, body dissatisfaction and symptoms of eating disorders in Croatian adolescent girls},
  author={Tamara Rukavina and Alessandra Pokrajac-Bulian},
  journal={Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity},
  year={2006},
  volume={11},
  pages={31-37}
}
The aim of this investigation was to study the relationship between unhealthy eating habits and behaviors, perception and acceptance of societal standards regarding thinness, body dissatisfaction, and family and peer pressure to be thin. One hundred and twentythree high school girls from Rijeka (Croatia) were surveyed using Eating Attitudes Test (EAT-26), Sociocultural Attitudes Towards Appearance Questionnaire (SATAQ), Body Esteem Questionnaire for Adolescents and Adults (BES), and Scale of… 
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