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Jessica Castonguay, Ph.D.

About Jessica Castonguay, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor at Temple University

Selected Publications

Castonguay, J. (in press). Portraying physical activity in food advertising targeting children. Health Education.

Castonguay, J. (2015). Sugar and sports: Age differences in children’s responses to a high sugar cereal advertisement portraying physical activities. Communication Research. doi: 10.1177/009365021558735

Kunkel, D., Castonguay, J., & Filer, C. (2015). Evaluating industry self-regulation of televised food marketing to children: A longitudinal study. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2015.01.027

Hingle, M., Castonguay, J., Ambuel, D, Smith, S., & Kunkel, D. (2015). Alignment of children’s food advertising with proposed federal guidelines. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 48(6), 707-713.

Kunkel, D., Castonguay, J., Wright, P., & McKinley, C. (2014). Solution or smokescreen? Evaluating industry self-regulation of televised food marketing to children. Communication Law and Policy, 19, 263-292.

Castonguay, J., Kunkel, D., Wright, P., & Duff, C. (2013). Healthy characters? An investigation of marketing practices in children’s food advertising. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 45(6), 571-577.

Castonguay, J., McKinley, C., & Kunkel, D. (2013). Health-related messages in food advertisements targeting children. Health Education, 113(5), 420-432.

Kunkel, D., & Castonguay, J. (2012). Children and advertising: Content, comprehension, and consequences. In D. Singer & J. Singer (Eds.), Handbook of children and the media (2nd ed., pp. 395-418). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Castonguay, T., & Castonguay, J. (2003). Understanding nutrition: A student handbook. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth

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