L R Vartanian

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Social models provide a norm of appropriate food intake for young women
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e79268. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Disgust, contempt, and anger and the stereotypes of obese people
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia
    Eat Weight Disord 18:377-82. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-concept clarity, thin-ideal internalization, and appearance-related social comparison as predictors of body dissatisfaction
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    Body Image 10:495-500. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint The stigma of obesity surgery: negative evaluations based on weight loss history
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia
    Obes Surg 23:1545-50. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Primum non nocere: obesity stigma and public health
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    J Bioeth Inq 10:49-57. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint "Obese people" vs "Fat people": impact of group label on weight bias
    L R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Eat Weight Disord 15:e195-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Internalized societal attitudes moderate the impact of weight stigma on avoidance of exercise
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:757-62. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Disgust and perceived control in attitudes toward obese people
    L R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:1302-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Social connectedness, conformity, and internalization of societal standards of attractiveness
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Body Image 7:86-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Changes in weight bias following weight loss: the impact of weight-loss method
    J Fardouly
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:314-9. 2012

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Publications10

  1. pmc Social models provide a norm of appropriate food intake for young women
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e79268. 2013
    ..Thus, social models appear to influence food intake by providing a norm of appropriate eating behavior, but people may be unaware of the influence of a social model on their behavior. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Disgust, contempt, and anger and the stereotypes of obese people
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia
    Eat Weight Disord 18:377-82. 2013
    ..This study examined the relation between negative intergroup emotions (disgust, contempt, and anger) and the stereotypes of obese people...
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-concept clarity, thin-ideal internalization, and appearance-related social comparison as predictors of body dissatisfaction
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    Body Image 10:495-500. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that low self-concept clarity might contribute to body image problems because it increases women's vulnerability to thin-ideal internalization and appearance-related social comparison tendencies. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint The stigma of obesity surgery: negative evaluations based on weight loss history
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia
    Obes Surg 23:1545-50. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint Primum non nocere: obesity stigma and public health
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    J Bioeth Inq 10:49-57. 2013
    ..Public health campaigns should focus on facilitating behavioral change, rather than stigmatizing obese people, and should be grounded in the available empirical evidence. Fundamentally, these campaigns should, first, do no harm...
  6. ncbi request reprint "Obese people" vs "Fat people": impact of group label on weight bias
    L R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Eat Weight Disord 15:e195-8. 2010
    ..The present study examined whether the terms "obese people" vs "fat people" impact evaluations of a target group...
  7. doi request reprint Internalized societal attitudes moderate the impact of weight stigma on avoidance of exercise
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:757-62. 2011
    ..Reducing internalization might be a means of minimizing the negative impact of weight stigma and of facilitating healthy weight management efforts...
  8. ncbi request reprint Disgust and perceived control in attitudes toward obese people
    L R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:1302-7. 2010
    ..This study examined the role of disgust in evaluations of obese people, as well as other social groups (for example smokers, drug addicts, women, homosexuals, politicians)...
  9. doi request reprint Social connectedness, conformity, and internalization of societal standards of attractiveness
    Lenny R Vartanian
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Body Image 7:86-9. 2010
    ..Conformity appears to be a risk factor for the internalization of societal standards of attractiveness, and could be targeted in efforts to reduce internalization, negative body image, and disordered eating...
  10. doi request reprint Changes in weight bias following weight loss: the impact of weight-loss method
    J Fardouly
    School of Psychology, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:314-9. 2012
    ..This study examined changes in people's perceptions of an obese target who had lost weight through diet and exercise or through surgery...