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Body Image in the 21st Century

  • Susan S. Lichtendorf

Abstract

As we race toward the 21st century, that quote (Dullea, 1986) from Judith Krantz, a women’s magazine writer and novelist whose spectacular success demonstrates a keen perception of what sells, and those opening lines from an advertisement (New York Magazine,May 1986) hawking the services of a cosmetic surgeon, merit serious attention from those concerned with triggers of the unconscious and the physical and emotional health of women.

Keywords

Body Image Anorexia Nervosa Plastic Surgeon Cosmetic Surgery Body Image Disturbance 
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  • Susan S. Lichtendorf

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