Factors affecting attitudes to food and/or eating behaviour

1. What did Ball and Kennedy find?

  • Black girls wanted to be thin more than white girls
  • Positive correlation between the time spent in Australia of immigrants and the attitudes towards food of the woman who were born there
  • Media was a large influencer in what people ate and what they thought of certain foods
  • There's a higher occurrence of bulimia in Asian Schoolgirls than in their white counterparts
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2. Whom found that homosexuality was a risk factor in developing disordered eating behaviour due to the homosexual sub culture of a lean muscular body?

  • Brown and Ogden
  • Siever
  • Dornnbursch
  • Strieigel-Moore et al.

3. Which study found that those of higher social class had better body satisfaction?

  • Story et al.
  • Siever
  • Strieigel-Moore et al.
  • Dornnbursch

4. What did Mumford et al find?

  • There's a higher occurrence of bulimia in Asian Schoolgirls than in their white counterparts
  • Media was a large influencer in what people ate and what they thought of certain foods
  • Black girls wanted to be thin more than white girls
  • White girls were more likely to have a lower body satisfaction

5. Which study report that media was a large influencer in what people ate and what they thought of certain foods?

  • Brown and Ogden
  • Birch and Fisher
  • MacIntyre et al.
  • Powell and Khan

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