Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Social and Political Development (ICOSOP 2017)

Self-Concept Differences between Obese and Non-Obese Adolescents: A Comparative Study of Senior High School Students in Medan City

Authors
Debby A. Daulay, Ade Rahmawati, Fasti Rola
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Debby A. Daulay
Available Online December 2017.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icosop-17.2018.41How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Self-Concept; Obese Adolescents
Abstract
The study explored self-concept differences of obese and non-obese adolescents. The sample was 234 senior high school students in Medan City, equally divided with 117 of them were obese, and 117 were non-obese students. Data was collected using self-concept scale designed by researchers based on a theory proposed by Fitts (1971). Afterward, the data were analyzed using independent t-test. The results found that there were no self-concept differences between obese and non-obese adolescents.
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Proceedings
2nd International Conference on Social and Political Development (ICOSOP 2017)
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
December 2017
ISBN
978-94-6252-477-4
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icosop-17.2018.41How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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