Ethology and Sociobiology • Vol/Iss. 13(3) • Elsevier • • Published In • Pages: 197-227 •
The more likely girls are to experience adverse consequences from the development of sexual maturity, the thinner the standard of beauty (204/216).
Adverse consequences were operationalized as 1) adolescent stress composite and 2) dissonance between norms of sexual expression by adolescent girls and the consequences of sexual expression (SE/SP dissonance).
|Spearman Correlation Test||Supported||p < 0.05||0.234 (adolescent stress composite) / 0.325 (SE/SP dissonance)||One-tailed|