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(p. 126) Body Image 

(p. 126) Body Image
(p. 126) Body Image

Jennifer L. Greenberg

, Sherrie S. Delinsky

, Hannah E. Reese

, Ulrike Buhlmann

, and Sabine Wilhelm

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date: 25 May 2019

This chapter explores contributing to the development of body image, body-image dissatisfaction, and disturbance. It discusses the role of gender and culture, as they may potentially moderate the pathways for body-image development and disturbances, as well as the current status of empirically supported programs for the prevention and treatment of body-image disturbance. It also makes suggestions for future research directions.

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