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    The responsibility of objectification in women is geared towards the media. Objectification has been a big part of history, however it has been more prevalent in today 's society because of the development of the media. Now that there are aspects in society that even hone objectification, such as mass media, it is solely the media 's fault that women are constantly objectified. Women are expressed objectively through the media in three ways. They are objectified in the media through magazines. Women are developed as objects through the internet. As well as women are victimized through advertisements. All these subtopics relate to the bigger picture, of which would be the mass media. The mass media plays a key role in the objectification of…

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    Sexual Objectification

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    Sexual objectification is evident in songs like the lyrics listed above, but women’s bodies have become an object in advertisements and entertainment. Emma Rooney of NYU, writes, “sexual objectification occurs when a woman’s body, body parts, or sexual functions are isolated from her whole and complex being and treated as objects, simply to be looked at, coveted, or touched” (Rooney). Half naked pictures of women saturate magazines, movies, newspapers, online advertisements, etc. These…

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    Objectification of Women in A&P Throughout history, women have felt the need for changes and have constantly called for equality. Equality in the workforce, the household, political force, and in society. But what puts up these restrictions anyway? Does it stem from religion? From our cultures? Or is it something we as a society put up? Looking at artform- a medium that can be used to identify or examine a culture- we can see that the nature of how women are seen is definitely different from…

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    Sexual Objectification of Women If a woman today is asked if she has ever felt uncomfortable due to an unwanted compliment from a man, she will probably say yes. If a woman is asked if she would rather have the body of Kate Upton than her own, she will probably say yes. If a woman is asked if she has ever tried to lose weight or considered reconstructive surgery to get closer to an ideal body, she will probably say yes. These are all examples of sexual objectification and potential…

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    (Heldman). All of this can be blamed on new technology. As a result of an abundance of competition between companies, advertisers are constantly looking for the best tactic to get consumers to buy their product. Sexual objectification has become one of the most common tactics now used by advertisers in the past ten years, but a problem is found with this tactic. Objectifying both women and men with provocative images and deceptive expressions supply consumers a false idea of reality. PlayStation…

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    The Objectification Stereotyping of Females in the Media Females repeatedly continue to endure dehumanization in mass media. Objectifications of females occur around advertisements, commercials, magazines, newspapers, along with the radio. Females materialize in pieces in the media, the breasts, hips, or lips. The females observed are broken-down, not complete, and fragmented. Exactly how will any female live up to the images that are perceived as being a real woman? I will determine the…

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    Sexual objectification, a concept deeply rooted in various ways in early culture, can become a serious problem when unregulated. In certain, specific situations, sexual objectification can be considered okay, but in other situations it can become a critical problem. Martha Nussbaum outlines seven ways in which people can be objectified. They are: instrumentality, denial of autonomy, inertness, fungibility, violability, ownership, and denial of subjectivity. Nussbaum highlights instrumentality,…

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    The song that I think conveys a message of objectification of women is the song Stupid Ass B**** by China featuring Too Short. I personally do not listen to music like this so it was hard to look for a song. Although I knew it wouldn’t be too difficult because in today’s generation most song created are all about women, sex, drugs, and violence. The reason I choose this song is because with just the title of the song I knew that it was talking about a women and the disrespect started with just…

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    The media is a very influential component in formatting our society’s norms and ideas which may result in either consequential or supportive implications. The context of this paper is to analyze and deconstruct the powerful forces of the media and its hold over cultural implications of women, affiliating a woman’s worth to her physical attributes. This sexual objectification consequentially emerges as body image issues amongst women across the nation. This controversial subject often goes…

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    harassment, however unfortunately, is not the only harassment a woman faces in her daily life. A woman is constantly objectified, as is evident in the article “Visual Pleasure”, where Laura Mulvey discusses the existence of women in film as sexual objects. Even when a woman is told not to objectify herself, her perceived image is still the focus as is evident in Something Sander’s article called “Looking at Woman” about how he thinks women should present themselves. A woman’s sexaulity is…

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