Perceived sociocultural pressure as a risk factor for eating disorder symptomatology in homosexual males.

dc.contributor.advisorEccles, Sineaden
dc.contributor.authorMcAlinden, Stephanieen
dc.date.accessioned2014-02-07T19:57:13Z
dc.date.available2014-02-07T19:57:13Z
dc.date.issued2013
dc.description.abstractIt is hypoFinal Year Projected that there will be a significant relationship between perceived sociocultural pressures and engagement with exercise in homosexual men. It is also hypoFinal Year Projected that homosexual men will score higher in measures of exercise, body comparison subscales, self-esteem, as well as perceived sociocultural pressures to maintain a physically desirable appearance than heterosexual men. Furthermore, it is hypoFinal Year Projected that homosexual men will be more concerned about their weight than heterosexual men, through higher scores upon the BCS subscale for weight, particularly those of muscularity and weight. It is hypoFinal Year Projected that there will be a significant relationship between perceived sociocultural pressures and engagement with exercise in homosexual men. It is also hypoFinal Year Projected that homosexual men will score higher in measures of exercise, body comparison subscales, self-esteem, as well as perceived sociocultural pressures to maintain a physically desirable appearance than heterosexual men. Furthermore, it is hypoFinal Year Projected that homosexual men will be more concerned about their weight than heterosexual men, through higher scores upon the BCS subscale for weight, particularly those of muscularity and weight.en
dc.identifier.citationMcAlinden, S. (2013). Perceived sociocultural pressure as a risk factor for eating disorder symptomatology in homosexual males. Bachelors Final Year Project, Dublin Business School.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10788/1665
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherDublin Business Schoolen
dc.rights.holderCopyright: The authoren
dc.rights.urihttp://esource.dbs.ie/copyright
dc.subjectPsychologyen
dc.titlePerceived sociocultural pressure as a risk factor for eating disorder symptomatology in homosexual males.en
dc.typeFinal Year Projecten
dc.type.degreelevelBA (Hons)en
dc.type.degreenameBA (Hons) in Psychologyen
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