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Unformatted text preview: what is gender appropriate. Explicit: IN this episode, Charlie and Emily were going to have a telescope party and look at the stars. Jetta was the most stereotypical female character. She wore a sweatshirt tied around her shoulders. She also got visibly upset when she got dirty from Cliffords paws in the sand. This implies that girls dont like to do things that make them dirty and should always stay clean and pretty. Implicit: The fact that Charlie had the telescope and didnt want to share it with Emily implied that boys are better at science than girls. Also, Jetta convinced Charlie to not bring his telescope to the party. Although Charlie reluctantly agreed, Jetta was displayed as the catty girl who did not want Charlie to go to Emilys party. This also implied that Jetta liked Charlie and was jealous of his friendship with Emily....
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course PSYCH 021 taught by Professor Dr.v during the Fall '08 term at Drake University .
- Fall '08