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They found that there were four main reasons why people got tattoos – to be rebellious, to belong to a group, for aesthetic reasons and because of a strong emotional attachment.
Men det er ud af 48 spurgte. Det et sidste link.
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Despite the limitations, our cross-sectional design provides preliminary empirical support for the notion that young women with tattoos have significantly lower self-esteem as compared to women without tattoos. Unfortunately, due to the cross-sectional nature of the study no causal or temporal relationship with self-esteem could be established. A higher association was detected between the three constructs: "ideal body" image, "ideal self" and "woman with tattoos". Surprisingly, no relationship was found between tattooing behavior and body image. However, women with tattoos demonstrated a significant association between body image and self-esteem. Such association may indicate that the tattooing behavior in these young women reduced their conceived gap between present and ideal body-image, thus leading to higher self-esteem.
Men det er kun ud 60 uden tatoveringer og 60 med få tatoveringer