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The relationship of yoga, self-objectification, disordered eating, and depressed mood in college-aged women
According to objectification theorists (Fredrickson & Roberts, 1997), sexual objectification of the female body contributes to mental health problems which disproportionately affect girls and women including eating disorders ...
Competition among women: Correlates and protective factors
Negative competition among women has been conceptualized as a negative and destructive desire to be superior to others, which has been theorized to involve attracting men, gaining power, or simply being better than others ...
Body image in Indian women as influenced by the Indian media
Body satisfaction is an important factor in women's health. However, recent trends indicate that women aspire to have an increasingly thin body shape, resulting in decreased body satisfaction (Markey, 2004). Several ...