Body Image Issues In Lithuanian Magazines Aimed For Children And Adolescents In Relation To Body Mass Index And Body Size Perception Of 16-19 Y. Old Girls During The Last 15 Years

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Tutkuviene, Janina; Misiute, Agne; Strupaite, Ieva; Paulikaite, Gintare; Pavlovskaja, Erika;
  • Publisher: Croatian Anthropological Society
  • Journal: Collegium antropologicum, volume 41, issue 1 (issn: 0350-6134)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Subject: body image; body perception; body mass index; magazines; adolescent girls

Mass media plays an important role in forming body image and makes the significant impact on body size perception in children and adolescents. The aim of present study was to reveal trends in depiction of body image cues in Lithuanian magazines aimed for children and ad... View more
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