1. What are the methodological issues within research into the success and failure of dieting?
- Data is often drawn from anecdotal evidence which can be innaccurate and subjective
- people restrain their food intake which is not right
- lab studies lack ecological validity
- sample sizes are too large
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2. Who discovered a Cultural bias within research into the failure of dieting?
- Herman and Mack
- Park et al
- Brown and Ogden
3. The success of dieting Redden claimed is due to paying attention to...
- how skinny your friends are in comparison to yourself
- how many calories you are eating
- the details and specifics of the diet/foods you are eating
- the amount of weight you are losing
4. Who claimed Restraint Theory may have implications for Obesity treatments?
- Yung et al
5. An issue with Redden's Jelly Bean study is that...
- it was a laboratory experiment and therefore lacked mundane realism and participants were prone to demand characteristics
- people got ill from too many jelly beans
- there were high levels of control