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Understanding sexual objectification: A comprehensive approach toward media exposure and girls' internalization of beauty ideals, self-objectification, and body surveillance
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Journal Article
Journal of Communication 62 (5) pg 869-887
Objective: To explore how exposure to sexually objectifying music television, television shows, fashion magazines, and social networking sites impact the beauty ideals, self-objectification (self-evaluation based solely on appearance), and body surveillance (appearance monitoring) in adolescent girls. Design: Correlational studycontinued
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Age Group:
Adolescence (13-17 yrs)
Study Design:
Correlational Study
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