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From the Cleavers to the Clintons: Role Choices and Body Orientation as Reflected in Magazine Article Content
International Journal of Eating Disorders (1994)
  • Carol Nemeroff, University of Southern Maine
  • Richard I Stein
  • Nancy S Diehl
  • Karen M Smilack
Abstract

The media have been heavily implicated as sources of over concern with body focus, attractiveness, and thinness, primarily for women. Attendant negative consequences are widely assumed. Yet there appears to be a recent media trend to concern with physical health and fitness, rather than just appearance.

Keywords
  • Mass media,
  • Weight loss,
  • Health
Publication Date
September, 1994
Citation Information
Carol Nemeroff, Richard I Stein, Nancy S Diehl and Karen M Smilack. "From the Cleavers to the Clintons: Role Choices and Body Orientation as Reflected in Magazine Article Content" International Journal of Eating Disorders Vol. 16 Iss. 2 (1994)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/carol_nemeroff/19/