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Media Literacy Reference
This article details the development of the Critical Processing of Beauty Images Scale (CPBI) and studies demonstrating the psychometric soundness of this measure. The CPBI measures women's tendency to engage in critical processing of media images featuring idealized female beauty. Three subscales were identified using exploratory factor analysis and confirmed...
Media Literacy Reference
Although the impact of the media’s thin ideal on body image may be lessened by media literacy, empirical support for this is inconsistent. Objectification theory, which suggests that certain social situations serve to increase women’s self-objectification (i.e., viewing self from a third person perspective), was used as a framework to...
Media Literacy Reference
The article talks about a study that compares the efficacy of two eight-lesson programs designed to reduce risk of eating disorders targeting perfectionism and media literacy. The method used for the study is linear mixed-model analyses. An overview of the results is offered. The comparable rate of changed during the...
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