Sexual Teens, Sexual Media: Investigating Media's Influence on Adolescent Sexuality / Edition 1

Sexual Teens, Sexual Media: Investigating Media's Influence on Adolescent Sexuality / Edition 1

by Jane D. Brown
     
 

ISBN-10: 0805834907

ISBN-13: 9780805834901

Pub. Date: 11/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Authors of various studies by the Kaiser Foundation and others who have been doing research on the media's sexual context and adolescents, synthesize what they consider their most interesting results. They consider not only physical sex acts, but also the role the media play in the development of gender roles, sexual orientations, standards of beauty, and courtship

Overview

Authors of various studies by the Kaiser Foundation and others who have been doing research on the media's sexual context and adolescents, synthesize what they consider their most interesting results. They consider not only physical sex acts, but also the role the media play in the development of gender roles, sexual orientations, standards of beauty, and courtship and relationship norms. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805834901
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/28/2001
Series:
Routledge Communication Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
322
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Contents: J.D. Brown, J.R. Steele, K. Walsh-Childers, Preface. J.D. Brown, J.R. Steele, K. Walsh-Childers, Introduction and Overview. M.J. Sutton, J.D. Brown, K.M. Wilson, J.D. Klein, Shaking the Tree of Knowledge for Forbidden Fruit: Where Adolescents Learn About Sexuality and Contraception. Part I:Television. K.M. Cope-Farrar, D. Kunkel, Sexual Messages in Teens' Favorite Prime-Time Television Programs. B.S. Greenberg, S.W. Smith, Daytime Talk Shows: Up Close and in Your Face. L.M. Ward, B. Gorvine, A. Cytron-Walker, Would That Really Happen? Adolescents' Perceptions of Sexual Relationships According to Prime-Time Television. L.J. Hofschire, B.S. Greenberg, Media's Impact on Adolescents' Body Dissatisfaction. Part II:Magazines. K. Walsh-Childers, A. Gotthoffer, C.R. Lepre, From "Just the Facts" to "Downright Salacious": Teen's and Women's Magazine Coverage of Sex and Sexual Health. D. Treise, A. Gotthoffer, Stuff You Couldn't Ask Your Parents: Teens Talking About Using Magazines for Sex Information. J. Wray, J.R. Steele, Girls in Print: Figuring out What It Means to Be a Girl. Part III:Movies, Music, the Internet. C.J. Pardun, Romancing the Script: Identifying the Romantic Agenda in Top-Grossing Movies. J.R. Steele, Teens and Movies: Something to Do, Plenty to Learn. J.J. Arnett, The Sounds of Sex: Sex in Teens' Music and Music Videos. S. Stern, Sexual Selves on the World Wide Web: Adolescent Girls' Home Pages as Sites of Sexual Self-Expression.

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