Effect of the internet on adolescent girls’ weight satisfaction and drive for thinness in a single-sex school (Tiggemann & Miller, 2010)

The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between media exposure and body image in adolescent girls (Tiggemann & Miller, 2010, p. 79). ‘Body dissatisfaction is particularly prevalent during adolescence, a time when self-awareness, self-consciousness, introspectiveness, and preoccupation with self-image all dramatically increase’ (p. 79). The participants for…
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