In today’s society, we are presented with images, videos, TV programs and advertisements depicting children and teenagers in such a way that concerns arise regarding the innocence and purity of today’s children. In 1972, Stanley Cohen introduced the theory of moral panic, where a “problem” that is seen as a threat to social values and … More Child Sexualisation: Media or ‘Moms’?
How many times have you seen the Victoria’s Secret models or the guys in the Calvin Klein ads, and thought “Wow I want to look like that. I’m going to start eating right, go to the gym”. Let’s face it, it never sticks; but why are we thinking that we have to look like that … More Media Effects & Body Image