Table of contents for Body image : understanding body dissatisfaction in men, women, and children / Sarah Grogan.

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 List of illustrations
Preface to the second edition	
Acknowledgements	
	1	Introduction	
	2	Culture and body image	
The idealisation of slenderness 
The basis of body shape ideals
The Diet Industry
Recent Cultural Trends
Summary 
	3	Women and body image	
Assessment of body image
Behavioural Indicators of body dissatisfaction 
Social construction of femininity 
Summary 
	4	Men and body image	
Assessment of body image
Behavioural indicators of body dissatisfaction 
Social construction of masculinity 
Summary 
	5	Media effects	
Surveys relating media exposure to body image
Studies investigating direct effects of media images on body image
Theories of media influence
Body shape role models
Recent developments 
Reducing the effects of media imagery 
Summary 
	6	Age, social class, ethnicity and sexuality	
Body image across the lifespan 
Ethnicity and body image
Social class and body image 
Body shape, sexual attractiveness and sexuality 
Summary 
	7	Promoting positive body image	
Psychological factors predicting positive body image
Exercise Interventions
General conclusions 
Summary 
Bibliography	
Name index	
Subject index	

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Body image -- Social aspects -- United States.
Body image -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.