"You see yourself like in a mirror”: The effects of internet-mediated personal networks on body image and eating disorders

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Pallotti , Francesca; Tubaro , Paola; Casilli , Antonio ,; Valente , Thomas W.;
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1080/10410236.2017.1339371
  • Subject: [SDV.SPEE]Life Sciences [q-bio]/Santé publique et épidémiologie | Personal networks | [ SHS.SOCIO ] Humanities and Social Sciences/Sociology | network density | [ SHS.INFO ] Humanities and Social Sciences/Library and information sciences | [SHS.INFO]Humanities and Social Sciences/Library and information sciences | [ SDV.SPEE ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Santé publique et épidémiologie | health | [SHS.SOCIO]Humanities and Social Sciences/Sociology | social circles. | body image | eating disorders

Published online on 6 July 2017; International audience; Body image issues associated with eating disorders involve attitudinal and perceptual components: individuals’ dissatisfaction with body shape or weight, and inability to assess body size correctly. While prior re... View more
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