Publications: Abbott, Bree
Abbott, B.D. (2013) Teaching girls to prioritise function over form for better body image. The Conversation .
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.
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.
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., 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. 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., 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.
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, Bree (2012) Body Image in Australian Adolescents: Exploring Functional and Aesthetic Body Image Across the Sporting Context. PhD thesis, Murdoch University.