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  • How self-objectification impacts physical activity among adolescent girls in Costa Rica 

    Fuster Barahona, Tamara; Monge Rojas, Rafael; Garita Arce, Carlos; Sánchez López, Marta; Colon Ramos, Uriyoán; Smith Castro, Vanessa (Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 2017)
    In Latin America, more than 80% of adolescent girls are physically inactive. Inactivity may be reinforced by female stereotypes and objectification in the Latin American sociocultural context. Methods: We examined the ...