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Body Image

Known as: Images, Body, Image, Body, bodies image 
The way a person thinks about his or her body and how it looks to others.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
This article is concerned with the relationship between body, image and affect within consumer culture. Body image is generally… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Research suggests that exposure to mass media depicting the thin-ideal body may be linked to body image disturbance in women… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to determine the frequency of body image and sexual problems in the first months after… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Optical imaging of live animals has grown into an important tool in biomedical research as advances in photonic technology and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This brief editorial article introduces the new scientific journal, Body Image: An International Journal of Research, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE To examine a new way of body diffusion weighted imaging (DWI) using the short TI inversion recovery-echo planar imaging… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Modern western culture emphasizes thinness, denigrates excess weight, and stigmatizes obese individuals, making it likely that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The present study examined body image and associated psychological traits in 154 college men. The comprehensive battery of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
During the past two decades, there has been an explosion of research concerning body image in children and adolescence. This… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE Although body-image disturbance is among the diagnostic criteria for anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa, the nature… Expand
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