"I Really WantTo Be Thin": Understanding Taiwanese Girls' Body Image

February 2011
Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology;Feb2011, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p158
Academic Journal
The article discusses the study which examined the influence of body image to overweight or obese Taiwanese girls. The researchers focused on the teenagers' perceptions on the function of physical activity, exercise, and diet in weight management. The study highlighted the complex relationship of being obese or overweight in a Taiwanese society and the varied ways of coping with weight loss management.


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