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2. One explanation from the learning approach is that anorexia develops as a result of rewards from the environment. The fear of gaining weight once lost is paired with eating, and in turn, what develops?

  • imitation of role models
  • the need for attention
  • a classically conditioned anxiety response
  • vicarious reinforcement

3. Another type of BIOLOGICAL explanation is that anorexia is...

  • the individual has conflict between the id and superego
  • it is a result of the environment
  • genetic and runs in families
  • the individual wants to remain a child

4. The ventromedial hypothalamus..

  • causes the fear of weight gain
  • causes individual to hear voices
  • depresses hunger
  • produces hunger

5. This study demonstrated the genetic link of anorexia..

  • Holland et al. (1984)
  • Little Hans (1909)
  • Rosenhan (1973)
  • Loftus and Palmer (1974)


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