Predictors for a Poor Body Image

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Predictors for a Poor Body Image
Eating Habits are directly connected with the external appearance of the individual (Beardsworth & Keil, 1997). These habits are often controlled by individual, yet social factors also shape eating habits in an individual (Beardsworth & Keil, 1997). The individual and social considerations are variable based upon ethnic components, with different ethnicities establishing different conceptions of acceptable eating habits. Chandler-Laney et al. (2009) found that “ethnic differences in body image and dietary control are evident prior to weight loss”. The different perspectives of the way in which different cultures connect to the exhibition of self control through eating habits are an important factor...
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