Academic Argument lead.2

Academic Argument lead.2 - eating disorders and resorting...

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Television shows, advertisements, magazines, music videos and other types of media present unrealistic standards of beauty that women and girls are unable to achieve. Because of these unrealistic and unattainable standards set by the media women and girl’s body image and body satisfaction are greatly affected in a negative manner. Women in staggering numbers are being pushed into developing
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Unformatted text preview: eating disorders and resorting to other extreme behaviors. In order for this to change media needs to be viewed in a new realistic way that changes the way women and young girls see themselves. The girls need to know that the women in magazines, movies, and television shows are digitally altered and enhanced and that the ideal beauty is not found in a music video or other type of media....
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This note was uploaded on 11/30/2010 for the course PH 122 taught by Professor Jones during the Spring '08 term at Colorado State.

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