Publications: Abbott, Bree
Barber, B.L., Abbott, Bree, Blomfield, C.J. and Eccles, J.S. (2014) Meaningful activity participation and positive youth development. In: Furlong, Michael, Gilman, Richard and Huebner, Scott, (eds.) Handbook of Positive Psychology in Schools. Routledge, New York, pp. 227-244.
Abbott, B.D., Barber, B.L. and Dziurawiec, S. (2013) Physical or visual: Girls’ body experiences during sports activities? In: Australian Human Development Association 18th Biennial Conference, 1-4 July 2014, Gold Coast, Australia.
Abbott, B.D. (2013) Teaching girls to prioritise function over form for better body image. The Conversation .
Abbott, Bree (2012) Body Image in Australian Adolescents: Exploring Functional and Aesthetic Body Image Across the Sporting Context. PhD thesis, Murdoch University.
Abbott, B.D. and Barber, B.L. (2011) Differences in functional and aesthetic body image between sedentary girls and girls involved in sports and physical activity: Does sport type make a difference? Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 12 (3). pp. 333-342.
Abbott, B.D., Barber, B.L. and Dziurawiec, S. (2011) What Difference Can a Year Make? Changes in Functional and Aesthetic Body Satisfaction Among Male and Female Adolescents Over a Year. Australian Psychologist, 47 (4). pp. 224-231.
Abbott, B.D. and Barber, B.L. (2010) Embodied image: Gender differences in functional and aesthetic body image among Australian adolescents. Body Image, 7 (1). pp. 22-31.
Barber, B.L., Abbott, B.D., Blomfield, C.J. and Eccles, J.S. (2009) Secrets of their success: Activity Participation and Positive Youth Development. In: Gilman, R., Huebner, E.S. and Furlong, M.J., (eds.) Handbook of Positive Psychology in Schools. Taylor and Francis, New York, pp. 273-289.
Abbott, B.D. and Barber, B.L. (2008) Embodied Image: The incorporation of body function into body image. In: Biennial meeting for the International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development, 13-17 July 2008, Wurzburg, Germany.
Barber, B.L., Blomfield, C.J. and Abbott, B.D. (2008) Extracurricular Activities and Youth Development: Insights From the Youth Activity Participation Study of Western Australia. In: Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, 6-9 March 2008, Chicago, Illinois
Abbott, B.D. and Barber, B.L. (2007) Not just idle time: Adolescents' developmental experiences provided by structured and unstructured leisure activities. Australian Educational and Developmental Psychologist, 24 (1). pp. 59-81.