Subject: body fatness | Psychology | featural attention | body size misperception | Original Research | body perception | adaptation aftereffects
mesheuropmc: genetic structures
Prolonged exposure to images of narrow bodies has been shown to induce a perceptual aftereffect, such that observers’ point of subjective normality (PSN) for bodies shifts toward narrower bodies. The converse effect is shown for adaptation to wide bodies. In low-level s... View more
Brierley M.-E.Brooks K. R.Mond J.Stevenson R. J.Stephen I. D. (2016). The body and the beautiful: health, attractiveness and body composition in men’s and women’s bodies.
Brooks K. R.Mond J. M.Stevenson R. J.Stephen I. D. (2016). Body image distortion and exposure to extreme body types: contingent adaptation and cross adaptation for self and other.
Brooks K. R.Stephen I. D.Murley A.Mond J.Stevenson R. J. (2015). Representation of body size for self and other: simple-, cross- and contingent adaptation.