publication . Article . 2017

Parenting style and the risk for eating disorders among teenage girls

Semiramida Manaj;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Nov 2017 Journal: Academic Journal of Business (issn: 2410-3918, eissn: 2410-8693, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: IIPCCL
The aim of this study was to explore the role of parenting styles and the risk to develop an eating disordered behavior among teenage girls. This study was designed to test the hypotheses that parenting style are correlated with the risk to have an eating disordered behavior among female teenagers. It was predicted that the teenage girls at risk for developing an eating disorder would report experiencing their parents style as high in control and low in warmth or low in control and high in warmth. Specifically, the permissive and the authoritarian parenting style will be positively correlated with the risk to develop an eating disordered behavior. The sample of ...
free text keywords: Social Sciences, H, Business, HF5001-6182
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