physical self-esteem

physical self-esteem

a person's evaluation of their physical self, including evaluations of both physical appearance and physical competencies. Also known as physical self-worth.
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Four subscales (physical condition, body attractiveness, strength esteem, and physical self-esteem) along with an overall score of physical self-esteem were calculated.
Specifically, physical self-esteem in general, and aspects relating to sport prowess and appearance, were highly valued in predominantly individualist societies, while aspects relating to fitness were highly valued in cultures with high collectivist norms (Hagger, Asci, & Lindwall, 2004).
CHILDREN at specialist sports colleges may develop significantly higher physical self-esteem than those at traditional state schools, a study claims.
Children at specialist sports colleges may develop much higher physical self-esteem compared to those at traditional State schools, a study said today.
Children at specialist sports colleges may develop significantly higher physical self-esteem compared to those at traditional state schools, according to research carried out in the North.
However, a limitation may have been that physical self-esteem or self-presentation confidence may have been more appropriate constructs since they are multidimensional and contain dimensions more relevant to physical concept assessment (i.
In particular, children with low physical self-esteem at the be-ginning of the program experienced a more pronounced effect than children whose physical self-esteem was moderate to high before the intervention project.
Researchers from the Youth Sport Trust said one of the key reasons girls gave for giving up sport was low physical self-esteem.
Janeane Garofalo is a smart, talented radio talk-show host with low physical self-esteem.
Finally, adolescents from indulgent homes had higher physical self-esteem than adolescents from authoritarian
Research has suggested that physical self-esteem and personal competence are protective factors that buffer the development of symptomology of eating disorders (Phelps et al.
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