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Determinants of body image in women at midlife.

Determinants of body image in women at midlife. <jats:p> 40 middle-aged women, 35 to 55 yr. of age, participated in a study of the relation between satisfaction with body image, importance of body image, self-esteem, and mastery. Findings indicated that women with higher satisfaction with body-image tended to place more importance on body image. Those women also reported higher self-esteem and mastery of life events. </jats:p> http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Psychological reports Pubmed

Determinants of body image in women at midlife.

Psychological reports , Volume 62 (1): 2 – Jun 7, 1988

Determinants of body image in women at midlife.


Abstract

<jats:p> 40 middle-aged women, 35 to 55 yr. of age, participated in a study of the relation between satisfaction with body image, importance of body image, self-esteem, and mastery. Findings indicated that women with higher satisfaction with body-image tended to place more importance on body image. Those women also reported higher self-esteem and mastery of life events. </jats:p>

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ISSN
0033-2941
DOI
10.2466/pr0.1988.62.1.9
pmid
3363081

Abstract

<jats:p> 40 middle-aged women, 35 to 55 yr. of age, participated in a study of the relation between satisfaction with body image, importance of body image, self-esteem, and mastery. Findings indicated that women with higher satisfaction with body-image tended to place more importance on body image. Those women also reported higher self-esteem and mastery of life events. </jats:p>

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Psychological reportsPubmed

Published: Jun 7, 1988

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