Risk Behaviour of Adolescents Aged 10–15 in Slovakia. Relation to Sex, Age, and Body Mass Index
Zdroj: odborný časopis Addictology journal No 3/2022
Autoři: Čerešník, M., & Čerešníková, M.
Some research findings suggest that more than half of adolescents behave in a risky way at least once in their lives (e.g. Smart et al., 2004). We were interested in whether the manifestations of risk behaviour are related to physical self-concept, specifically body proportions. The very strong targeting of social norms to the desired look sets the norm for what the ideal body should look like. This norm operates very strongly during adolescence. The standard of appearance includes how attractive and appreciated the body is. This is also associated with the integration of the adolescent into peer interactions and social attractiveness...
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