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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)
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: ...
Confirmatory factor analysis of different versions of the Body Shape Questionnaire applied to Brazilian university students
(Elsevier B.V., 2014-09-01)
This study aimed at evaluating the validity, reliability, and factorial invariance of the complete (34-item) and shortened (8-item and 16-item) versions of the Body Shape Questionnaire (BSQ) when applied to Brazilian ...
Owner׳s Perception for Detecting Feline Body Condition Based on Questionnaire and Scores
To evaluate the owner׳s ability to identify body condition in cats, based on questionnaire and scores, as well as to obtain others׳ information about the cat and the owner that may be related to the body condition. ...
RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SATISFACTION AND PERCEIVED BODY IMAGE, BODY COMPOSITION AND PHYSICAL EXERCISE IN GYM USERS
(Revista Iberoamericana Psicologia Ejercicio & Deporte, 2017-01-01)
Some characteristic of the Bodily Composition (BC) and the Physical Exercise seem to be associated with the perception and the Body Image (IC). In a non-probabilistic sample of 247 users of gyms in the city of Armenia-Colombia, ...
Nosso corpo nos pertence? discursos feministas do corpo
The aim of this paper is to analyze the contents of the feminist discourses on the body, as regards the continuities and changes in the social practices related to reproduction. It covers the period going from the 70’s to ...