Porn Nation Uncovers the Sexualization of America
Recovering sex addict Michael Leahy tells his personal story and seeks
to put a warning label on the industry
CHICAGO, May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It is accessible from
anywhere. It has permeated our world, our campuses, our places of work, and
even our homes. An estimated 40 million ...
Highlights for APA's 116th Annual Convention in Boston, Aug. 14-17
...countability and Transfer of Learning in Executive Coaching, David B. Peterson, PhD, Personnel Decisions International, Minneapolis
Invited Address sexualization
of Girls: Implications for Violence Against Women, Eileen Zurbriggen, PhD, University of California at Santa Cruz
Other Program Highlights
Girls in Sports at Record High, Yet Many Girls Fail to Meet Minimal Standards of Physical Activity, University of Minnesota Report Says
...to which girls participate in or shun physical activity. -- Female athletes continue to be trivialized through the popular media's widespread sexualization
of women. -- Traditional models of physical education organized around competition, team sports, power, strength and aggression which focus on th...
Skimpily Dressed Dolls Send Wrong Cues to Young Girls
...n the words of the APA Chairman Eileen Zurbriggen, 'The consequences of the sexualization
of girls in media are likely to be a negative influence on girl's healthy development. We have ample evidence to conclude that sexualization
has negative effects in a variety of domains, including cognitive functioni...
Sexualization Linked to Mental Health Problems in Girls and Women
To complete the report, the APA Task Force on the sexualization
of Girls studied published research on the content...ng for another's sexual use.
Examples of the sexualization
of girls in all forms of media including visual me...s of sexualization.
"The consequences of the sexualization
of girls in media today are very real and are like...
All in the Name of ‘Breast Cancer Awareness
...cer in 2000, has come down heavily over the infantilization and feminization of the disease - the pink products, the teddy bears. According to her the sexualization
of the disease is also pernicious.
Of course to its advantage it attracts many celebrity supporters. However, research has shown that comprehens...