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The relationship between reading beauty and fashion magazines and the use of pathogenic dieting methods among adolescent females
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Adolescence 37 (145) pg 1-18
Objective: To examine the relationship between frequency of reading fashion magazines and engaging in harmful dieting behaviors among female adolescents Design: Cross-sectional survey study Subjects and Setting: 502 female students (94% White; middle-class; aged 15-18) in physical education classes at 2 high schools in sucontinued
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Age Group:
Adolescence (13-17 yrs), Adulthood (18 yrs & older), Young Adulthood (18-29 yrs)
Study Design:
Correlational Study
Source of Funding:
Wendell J. Ashton Foundation
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