Body image attitudes and the psychosocial development of college women
Date of Original Version
The relationship between body image attitudes and psychosocial development was examined in a sample of 144 college females, using multiple measures of body image. Canonical analysis and multiple regression procedures revealed that attitudes toward body parts and processes; body dissatisfaction; and evaluations of health, fitness, and appearance were associated with salubrious lifestyle and establishing and clarifying purpose tasks of psychosocial development. © 1995 Taylor & Francis Group, LLC.
Journal of Psychology: Interdisciplinary and Applied
Harris, Shanette M.. "Body image attitudes and the psychosocial development of college women." Journal of Psychology: Interdisciplinary and Applied 129, 3 (1995): 315-329. doi:10.1080/00223980.1995.9914968.