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    Media Portrayal Of Beauty

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    are expecting based on published media. Those include, social media, published articles, and even movies and TV shows. The media’s portrayal of beauty has had a generational effect on American society with young people falling victim to unrealistic standards. Failing to participate in these ideals can lead to non acceptance, ostracization, and even bullying due to the unfounded judgements of those who do participate in the beauty standards perpetuated by the media. As a matter of fact, research on

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    Media’s Portrayal of Beauty Some people occasionally feel that their own appearance is unacceptable to society because of what others are expecting based on published media. Those include, social media, published articles, and even movies and TV shows. The media’s portrayal of beauty has had a generational effect on american society with young people falling victim to unrealistic standards. Failing to participate in these ideals can lead to non acceptance, ostracization, and even bullying due to

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    According to Knight and Giuliano’s 2001 article, gender equality has been and will remain a current topic of hot discussion in the media and its portrayal of athletes. Athletes have a unique ability to deliver their thoughts and information to the masses through the media outlets given to them in regard to their social status. Once the media has heard what the athletes have to say it can be at the media’s hand for interpretation. In this specific study 92 undergraduates were given a fake newspaper

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    Media can bee seen as a channel of communication in whereupon millions of people frequently use in their daily lives. So, with all of this technology around, how is the media portrayal of beauty affecting women? According to Cheryl J. Haas, Laura A. Pawlow. Jon Pettibone, and Dan J. Segrist, “Research has shown media exposure to unattainable physical perfection is detrimental to people, especially women and that inimical effects are currently more the rule than the exception” (1). When a person feels

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    ” The media has affected women through standards. Three changes that should be done to stop the effects of women portrayed in the media are stopping the sexism, photoshopping and stereotyping. The portrayal of women in the media affects women and young girls but this issue can be solved. In many movies, music videos, ads, etc. we see sexism between males and females. According to Gender Issues In The Media, “There are many fewer females than males in almost all forms of mainstream media and those

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    Since I as a kid I was very sheltered regarding the media that I was allowed to consume. My parents were very deliberate about not encouraging me to “grow up too quickly” by assisting me in selecting age appropriate clothing, media, and friends. Regardless, I was always aware of my body because of dance. I was classically trained in ballet for 11 years of my life, and from an early age I was aware that my body did not match the prima ballerina—tall, reed thin, flat not curvy. When I started developing

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    Harm of Beauty The portrayal of beauty is shaped in such a way that it caused harm to those men and women who idealize the way the media has portrayed beauty. There are tremendous influences of the media that causes an individual harm. Beauty comes with hazards because of the society nowadays and the role it plays of how women view themselves. Also, there are many disadvantages when people follow up with the way media portrays beauty. In today’s society the concept of beauty causes both psychological

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    Media can be seen as a channel of communication in whereupon millions of people frequently use in their daily lives. So, with all of this technology around, how is the media portrayal of beauty affecting women? According to Cheryl J. Haas, Laura A. Pawlow. Jon Pettibone, and Dan J. Segrist, “Research has shown media exposure to unattainable physical perfection is detrimental to people, especially women and that inimical effects are currently more the rule than the exception” (1). When a person feels

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    Media today portrays gender in many different ways. Whether it’s a women doing a man’s job or vice-versa. Overall magazines, tv commercials or any type of advertisement for the most part women are seen as a sex symbol while guys are the hard workers. I did a random you tube search for Tv commercials. Many commercials I found were banned from tv for being “too sexy for Tv”. A Carl’s Jr. commercial shows a women walking through an outdoor garden shop and all the men are staring at her. She is walking

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    information from media outlets over saturating television and radio. It’s common knowledge that media outlets withhold information to present their point of view on a subject. Leaving out information is not illegal but it is extremely detrimental to society at large. Media companies create bias by: bias of commission, bias of omission, and bias of story selection. By not giving all of the facts to win the publics favor the media is not allowing society to form its own opinion. The media has a vast reach

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