Essay on How Does Gender Relations Represented?
It is irrefutable, in a situation like the present one, that the media have a great importance in building the image of the world that makes every person and which is made at the level of collective imagination. But what image they give us the media of women? And not only that, but how does gender relations represented?
A close look at the data reveals that women continue to be represented (in most cases) as homemakers, as objects of male pleasure, as passive beings whose value is measured by physical appearance. Also men generally are represented by following stereotypes as force, domination, action and the inability to take care of family care.
The media are simultaneously players and creators of female and male models, this means, what socially and culturally is considered suitable of being a woman and being a man. People are their own gender identity, male or female, assuming the norms, values and attitudes of the corresponding identity. In this way each…