Nova Publishers
My Account Nova Publishers Shopping Cart
HomeBooksSeriesJournalsReference CollectionseBooksInformationSalesImprintsFor Authors
            
  Top » Catalog » Journals » Athletic Insight Volumes / Issues » Volume 6 Issue 1 Articles » My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Quick Find
  
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
Chemistry Research Summaries. Volume 18 (With Biographical Sketches)
$207.00
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Information
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to What Predicts Drive for Muscularity in Collegiate Athletes v. Non-Athletes? (pp. 1-15)
Tell A Friend
 
Tell someone you know about this product.
What Predicts Drive for Muscularity in Collegiate Athletes v. Non-Athletes? (pp. 1-15) $45.00
Authors:  Mary Pritchard and Alli Nielsen
Abstract:
In the past decade, research has begun to focus not only on dieting and exercise to lose weight, but dieting and exercise to gain muscle mass (drive for muscularity; DFM). While research has established that men tend to exhibit greater levels of DFM than women, little research has examined the influence of athletic status on drive for muscularity in male and female college students. The present study surveyed 290 student participants (30 female athletes, 38 male athletes, 139 female non-athletes, 82 male non-athletes and asked them about their DFM as well as factors known to relate to DFM. As expected, men and athletes exhibited higher levels of DFM than did women and non-athletes; however different variables predicted DFM in the four groups. Implications for prevention and treatment of DFM are discussed. 


Available Options:
Version:
Special Focus Titles
01.Positive Youth Development: Long Term Effects in a Chinese Program
02.Anticancer Therapies: Advances in Research and Applications
03.From Dreamers to Doers: The Art and Science of Educational Project Management
04.Delirium: Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment
05.Mindfulness: Past, Present and Future Perspectives
06.Classrooms. Volume 2: Academic Content and Behavior Strategy Instruction for Students With and Without Disabilities
07.Bicycles: Helmet Use of Adolescents at Independent Schools
08.Alzheimer’s Disease: Awareness among Young Adults
09.What Your Eyes Tell Your Brain about Art: Insights from Neuroaesthetics and Scanpath Eye Movements
10.Pain: Management, Issues and Controversies
11.Gifted Underachiever
12.Biological Conservation in the 21st Century: A Conservation Biology of Large Wildlife

Nova Science Publishers
© Copyright 2004 - 2017

What Predicts Drive for Muscularity in Collegiate Athletes v. Non-Athletes? (pp. 1-15)