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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 320326, 4 pages
Research Article

Black/White Differences in Perceived Weight and Attractiveness among Overweight Women

Deptartment of Psychology, University of Southern California, 3620 S. McClintock Avenue, SGM 501, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA

Received 13 November 2012; Accepted 22 January 2013

Academic Editor: Nangel M. Lindberg

Copyright © 2013 Taona P. Chithambo and Stanley J. Huey. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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