Body image perception and dieting practices among overweight and obese adults at Kampong Tebakang Melayu, Serian, Sarawak

Faezatul Akmal, binti Hamidi (2008) Body image perception and dieting practices among overweight and obese adults at Kampong Tebakang Melayu, Serian, Sarawak. [Project Report]

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Abstract

This descriptive study was conducted at Kampung Tebakang Melayu to determine the dieting practices of the respondents, to identify the level of anxiety on body image as well as to determine the relationship between body image with dieting practices and stages of change. Fifty overweight and obese adult aged ranged 18 to 60 years old participated in this study. Data was collected through interviews using questionnaires, anthropometry data were obtained by weighing scale and measuring tape. Data was analyzed using Statistical Package for Social Science (SPSS) version 15.0

Item Type: Project Report
Additional Information: Project Report (B.Sc.) -- Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2008.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Obesity, Psychological aspects, Body image perception, dieting practices, Kampong Tebakang Melayu, Sarawak, UNIMAS, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Research, Undergraduate
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 02 Dec 2014 06:38
Last Modified: 20 Mar 2015 01:04
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/5638

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