Gender and Body Image
Body Image, Body Dissatisfaction, Cosmetic Surgery, Body Shame, Body Dysmorphic Disorder
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That gender has a considerable impact on people’s body image may seem obvious based on the considerable attention paid to women’s and men’s bodies in popular culture (Thompson, Heinberg, Altabe, & Tantleff-Dunn, 1999; Wolf, 1991).
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Gender and Body Image, in J. C. Chrisler & D. R. McCreary (Eds.), Handbook of Gender Research in Psychology, Springer, p. 153-184
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Calogero, Rachel M. and Thompson, Joel K., "Gender and Body Image" (2009). Psychology Faculty Publications. 2037.