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Body Image: A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice / Edition 1
     

Body Image: A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice / Edition 1

by Thomas F. F. Cash, Thomas F. Cash, Thomas Pruzinsky
 

ISBN-10: 1593850158

ISBN-13: 9781593850159

Pub. Date: 01/28/2004

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.

This uniquely integrative handbook provides a comprehensive account of current theory, research, and clinical practice in the area of body image and body image disorders. The volume's 57 concise chapters have been contributed by internationally recognized experts from diverse mental health, medical, and allied health care disciplines. Authors review the nature and

Overview

This uniquely integrative handbook provides a comprehensive account of current theory, research, and clinical practice in the area of body image and body image disorders. The volume's 57 concise chapters have been contributed by internationally recognized experts from diverse mental health, medical, and allied health care disciplines. Authors review the nature and functions of body image; examine psychological, social-contextual, and physical influences on body image experiences; and present effective ways to assess, alleviate, and prevent body image-related suffering. Capturing the richness and complexity of the field in a readily accessible format, every chapter concludes with an informative annotated bibliography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593850159
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
530
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Contents
I. Conceptual Foundations
1. Understanding Body Images: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, Thomas Pruzinsky and Thomas F. Cash
2. Physical Attractiveness: A Sociocultural Perspective, Linda A. Jackson
3. The Brain and Body Awareness, Marcel Kinsbourne
4. Psychodynamic Perspectives on Body Image, David W. Krueger
5. Cognitive-Behavioral Perspectives on Body Image, Thomas F. Cash
6. An Information-Processing Perspective on Body Image, Donald A. Williamson, Tiffany M. Stewart, Marney A. White, and Emily York-Crowe
7. Feminist Perspectives and Objectified Body Consciousness, Nita Mary McKinley
II. Developmental Perspectives and Influences
8. Body Image Development in Children, Linda Smolak
9. Body Image Development in Adolescence, Michael P. Levine and Linda Smolak
10. Body Image Development: Adulthood and Aging, Susan Krauss Whitbourne and Karyn M. Skultety
11. Media Influences on Body Image Development, Marika Tiggemann
12. Familial Influences on Body Image Development, Ann Kearney-Cooke
13. Interpersonal Influences on Body Image Development, Stacey Tantleff-Dunn and Jessica L. Gokee
14. Sexual Abuse and Body Image, Patricia Fallon and Diann M. Ackard
III. Body Image Assessment
15. Body Image Assessment of Children, Rick M. Gardner
16. Measuring Perceptual Body Image among Adolescents and Adults, J. Kevin Thompson and Rick M. Gardner
17. Measuring Body Image Attitudes among Adolescents and Adults, J. Kevin Thompson and Patricia van den Berg
18. Projective Techniques to Assess Body Image, Lisa M. Radika and Bert Hayslip, Jr.
19. Beyond Traits: Assessing Body Image States, Thomas F. Cash
20. Assessing Body Image and Quality of Life in Medical Settings, Thomas Pruzinsky and Thomas F. Cash
IV. Individual and Cultural Differences
21. Body Image Issues among Girls and Women, Ruth H. Striegel-Moore and Debra L. Franko
22. Body Image Issues among Boys and Men, Patricia Westmoreland Corson and Arnold E. Andersen
23. Obesity and Body Image, Marlene B. Schwartz and Kelly D. Brownell
24. Body Image and Muscularity, Roberto Olivardia
25. Body Image and Athleticism, Caroline Davis
26. Body Image and Congenital Conditions with Visible Differences, Nichola Rumsey
27. African American Body Images, Angela A. Celio, Marion F. Zabinski, and Denise E. Wilfley
28. Asian American Body Images, Kathleen Y. Kawamura
29. Hispanic Body Images, Madeline Altabe and Keisha-Gaye N. O'Garo
30. Gay and Lesbian Body Images, Esther D. Rothblum
V. Body Image Dysfunctions and Disorders
31. A "Negative Body Image": Evaluating Epidemiological Evidence, Thomas F. Cash
32. Body Image and Social Relations, Thomas F. Cash and Emily C. Fleming
33. Body Image and Sexual Functioning, Michael W. Wiederman
34. Body Image and Anorexia Nervosa, David M. Garner
35. Body Image and Bulimia Nervosa, Eric Stice
36. Body Image and Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Katharine A. Phillips
37. Body Image Disturbances in Psychotic Disorders, Thomas Pruzinsky
VI. Body Image Issues in Medical Contexts
38. Body Image Issues in Dermatology, John Y. M. Koo and Jensen Yeung
39. Body Image Issues in Dental Medicine, H. Asuman Kiyak and Marisa Reichmuth
40. Body Image Issues in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Leslie J. Heinberg and Angela S. Guarda
41. Body Image and Urological Disorders, Steven M. Tovian
42. Body Image Issues in Endocrinology, Jane Gilmour
43. Body Images in Oncology, Craig A. White
44. Rehabilitation Medicine and Body Image, Bruce D. Rybarczyk and Jay M. Behel
45. Body Image Issues in Individuals with HIV and AIDS, Elizabeth Chapman
VII. Changing the Body: Medical, Surgical, and Other Interventions
46. Weight Loss and Changes in Body Image, Gary D. Foster and Patty E. Matz
47. Fitness Enhancement and Changes in Body Image, Kathleen A. Martin and Catherine M. Lichtenberger
48. Cosmetic Surgery and Changes in Body Image, David B. Sarwer
49. Optimizing Body Image in Disfiguring Congenital Conditions: Surgical and Psychosocial Interventions, Nichola Rumsey
50. Body Image Adaptation to Reconstructive Surgery for Acquired Disfigurement, Thomas Pruzinsky
51. Psychopharmacological Treatments for Body Image Disturbances, Andrea Allen and Eric Hollander
VIII. Changing Body Images: Psychosocial Interventions
52. Psychodynamic Approaches to Changing Body Image, David W. Krueger
53. Experiential Approaches to Changing Body Image, Judith Ruskay Rabinor and Marion A. Bilich
54. Cognitive-Behavioral Approaches to Changing Body Image, Thomas F. Cash and Melissa D. Strachan
55. Psychoeducational Approaches to the Prevention and Change of Negative Body Image, Andrew J. Winzelberg, Liana Abascal, and C. Barr Taylor
56. Ecological and Activism Approaches to the Prevention of Body Image Problems, Michael P. Levine and Linda Smolak
IX. Conclusions and Directions
57. Future Challenges for Body Image Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice, Thomas F. Cash and Thomas Pruzinsk

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