Perception of body shape in elderly white and black men

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Abadie, B. R, Schuler, P. B, Hunt, B. P, Lischkoff, N. J, Hallinan, Christopher J and Wang, M. W (1996) Perception of body shape in elderly white and black men. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 83 (2). pp. 449-450. ISSN 0031-5125 (print) 1558-688X (online)


In assessing the effects of age, physical activity and ethnic identity on perception of body shape in a group of 110 elderly men, the difference was 51gndlcant For perception of current and ideal body shape, with rhe greatesr difference Tor the 49 physically active black elderly men.

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Subjects Historical > RFCD Classification > 320000 Medical and Health Sciences
Historical > FOR Classification > 1701 Psychology
Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Centre for Ageing, Rehabilitation, Exercise & Sport Science (CARES)
Keywords body shape, perception, physical activity, ethnic identity
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