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
Abstract
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 ...
Subjects
free text keywords: Social Sciences, H, Business, HF5001-6182
18 references, page 1 of 2

American Psychiatric Association. (2000a). Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, (4th ed., Text revision). American Psychiatric Association: Washington, DC.

Baumrind, D. (1971). Current pat erns of parental authority. Developmental Psychology Monographs, 4(1, Pt. 2), 1-103 Becker, A. E., Keel, P., Anderson-Fye, E. P., & Thomas, J. J. (2004). Genes and/or jeans?: Genetic and socio-cultural contributions to risk for eating disorders. Journal of Addictive Diseases, 23, 81-103.

Blitzer, J. R., Rollins, N., & Blackwell, A. (1961). Children who starve themselves: Anorexia nervosa. Psychosomatic Medicine, 23, 369-383.

Bruch, H. (1973). Eating Disorders: Obesity, Anorexia Nervosa, and the Person Within. New York: Basic Books, Inc.

Bruch, H. (1978). The Golden Cage: The Enigma of Anorexia Nervosa. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Buri, J. R., Louiselle, P. A., Misukanis, T. M., & Mueller, R. A. (1988). Effects of parental authoritarianism and authoritativeness on self-esteem. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 14, 271-282.

Buri, J. R. (1991). Parental authority questionnaire. Journal of Personality Assessment, 57, 110-119. [OpenAIRE]

Carter, P. I., & Moss, R. A. (1984).Screening for anorexia and bulimia nervosa in a college population: Problems and limitations. Addictive Behaviors, 9, 417-419.

Dalzell, H. J. (2000). Whispers: The role of family secrets in eating disorders. Eating Disorders, 8, 43-61.

Evans, C., & Street, E. (1995). Possible differences in family pat erns in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. Journal of Family Therapy, 17, 115-131.

Fairburn, C. G., & Beglin, S. J. (1994). Assessment of eating disorders: Interview or selfreport questionnaire? International Journal of Eating Disorders, 16, 363-370. [OpenAIRE]

Garfinkel, P. E., & Newman, A. (2001).The eating at itudes test: Twenty-five years later. Eating and Weight Disorders, 1-24.

Garner, D. M., & Garfinkel, P. E. (1979). The eating at itudes test: an index of the symptoms of anorexia nervosa. Psychological Medicine, 9, 273-279.

Garner, D. M., Olmsted, M. P., Bohr, Y., & Garfinkel, P. E. (1982). The eating at itudes test: psychometric features and clinical correlates. Psychological Medicine, 12, 871- 878.

Haudek, C., Rorty, M., & Henker, B. (1999). The role of ethnicity and parental bonding in the eating and weight concerns of Asian-American and Caucasian college women. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 25, 425-433.

18 references, page 1 of 2
Powered by OpenAIRE Open Research Graph
Any information missing or wrong?Report an Issue