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Table 4 Summary of regression analyses of parental predictors of boys’ body size attitudes and body image variables

From: Relationships between body size attitudes and body image of 4-year-old boys and girls, and attitudes of their fathers and mothers

Predictor R 2 r B SE B β  
DV: Figure for negative characteristics       
Paternal negative attitudes towards obese persons   .30** .02 .01 .30**  
  .09      
DV: Figure for positive characteristics       
Paternal dietary restraint   .22* .25 .12 .20*  
Paternal negative attitudes towards obese persons   -.34** -.02 .01 -.33**  
  .16      
  1. *p < .05 **p < .01.