1. Denying a thought has an opposite effect making what you're trying to deny yourself more prominent. What is this known as?
- The theory of Ironic Processes of Mental Control
- The Success of Dieting
- the Breakdown Model
- Restraint Theory
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2. What are the methodological issues within research into the success and failure of dieting?
- people restrain their food intake which is not right
- lab studies lack ecological validity
- Data is often drawn from anecdotal evidence which can be innaccurate and subjective
- sample sizes are too large
3. The success of dieting Redden claimed is due to paying attention to...
- how many calories you are eating
- the amount of weight you are losing
- the details and specifics of the diet/foods you are eating
- how skinny your friends are in comparison to yourself
4. Who discovered in a meta-analyisis that Anti-diet programmes led to eating improvements and better psychological well-being?
- Wardle and Beales
- Watson et al
- Higgins and Gray
- Herman and Polivy
5. Dieters are said to have a larger range between hunger and satiety. Therefore when the do eat they require
- 100 banana milkshakes to feel happy again
- more food to satisfy themselves
- less food to satisfy themselves