Body image: A quantitative analysis of males and their experience of self-objectification and body-image satisfaction as they get older.

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Kirrane, Mary
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BA (Hons) in Social Science
Dublin Business School
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The issue around male body-image and male body image dissatisfaction is now understood to be on a par with females in the occidental world we live in today. The aim of this piece of research is to investigate in the levels of body image dissatisfaction in males increase with age. Quantitative analysis was the method chosen. 100 male participants were used in the analysis. The analysis revealed no significant differences between the different age groups for the level of body image concern. Further study required with a larger cohort in age group to out rule chance or confounding.