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Brazilian Photographic Figure Rating Scale: Development and Psychometric Investigation
(Sage Publications Inc, 2017-02-01)
This study reports on the development, reliability, and validity of a new instrument for obtaining respondents' body image perception, the Brazilian Photographic Figure Rating Scale (BPFRS). This instrument consists of ...
Body-happening: A Counterpoint To The Body Formed In Our SchoolsCorpo-acontecimento: Um Contraponto Ao Corpo Formado Em Nossas Escolas
(Univ Estado Santa Catarina -UDESCFlorianopolis, 2016)
Halo nuclei in a three-body model and universal characteristics of low-energy few-body systems
Within general characteristics of low-energy few-body systems, we revise some well-known correlations found in nuclear physics, and the properties of low-mass halo nuclei in a three-body neutron-neutron-core model. In this ...
Antropometria de atletas culturistas em relacao a referencia populacional
Body builders have as their training goals the maximum muscle hypertrophy with minimum adiposity. However, the scarcity of specific standards implies often in framing wrongly those athletes either as overweight (by their ...
Geographical altitude, size, mass and body surface area in children (1-4 years) in the Province of Jujuy (Argentina)
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2015-09)
Background: Highland child populations show low growth rates.Aim: To evaluate the variation of size, mass and body surface area of Jujenean infants (1-4 years) as a function of geographic altitude.Subjects and methods: ...
Dancehalls, Masquerades, Body Protest and the Law: The Female Body as a Redemptive Tool Against Trinidad and Tobago’s Gender-biased Laws
The female body has long been the subject of awe, shame and controversy. ‘Sexual profiling’ in all cultures, cast assumptions about women who use their bodies to express themselves. Social stereotypes regarding ‘morality’ ...
A percepção da imagem corporal e o estado nutricional em crianças do ensino fundamental
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBrasilUFSMCentro de Educação Física e Desportos, 2015-02-21)
This paper set up as a descriptive case study that aimed to verify the nutritional status and the perception of body image of 23 students from 7 to 9 years of age, of both sexes from a public school in the city of Passo ...