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ERIC Number: EJ596431
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0360-0025
Adolescence, Advertising, and the Ideology of Menstruation.
Merskin, Debra
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v40 n11/12 p941-57 Jun 1999
Conducted a content analysis of 10 years of feminine hygiene advertisements in "Seventeen" and "Teen" magazines. Finds that advertising copy in these magazines works to dispel myths about menstruation but that few black models are shown. Discusses advertising as an element of socialization for adolescent girls. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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