Academic Argument lead.4

Academic Argument lead.4 - accepted in a world full of...

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Television shows, advertisements, magazines, music videos and other types of media present unrealistic standards of beauty that women are unable to achieve. Because of these unrealistic and unattainable standards set by the media, women’s body image and body satisfaction are greatly affected in a negative manner. Women, especially college aged, are pushed into developing eating disorders and resorting to other extreme behaviors in order to be
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Unformatted text preview: accepted in a world full of digitally enhanced standards. The media defines beauty as someone who is extremely thin, which decreases self esteem and confidence in women, increases depressions and body dissatisfaction, and influences women to partake in unhealthy decisions such as eating disorders....
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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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