The Effects Of Media Violence On The Media Essay

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The media has become one of the main sources where people obtain their information from. This information can be taken in knowingly, or through subliminal messages. The media like magazines, videos, commercials, television shows, and movies. Since, media has major influence over the public; violence being portrayed in the media is causing problems. Violence against women in the media has been happening for decades. The violence has been taking shape in many forms, as in emotional and physical violence. The types of emotional violence portrayed in the media include sexualizing, degrading, and treating women as less than human. The types of physical violence used in the media include hitting, slapping, kicking, sexual assault, and strangling. For a social advocacy project, a PowerPoint and letter were made, describing how media has been using the violence of music to sell products using research and theory from a psychology of women class. During the advertisement share the load the wife was doing everything to keep the family in order, while everyone else does what they wanted to do. The working woman dad was feeling bad just looking at her work so hard and he realized that he put his wife through the same thing. He was sorry and wanted to make an effort into helping out with things instead of just letting the woman do everything. Family life is changing, and so, too, is the role mothers and fathers play at work and at home. The affects of gender roles on people greatly

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