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Portrayal of Women

Dima Dabbous-Sensenig

Abstract


Generally, women are portrayed in the media as being submissive, passive, dependent, inferior, and subservient to men. Cross-cultural research, moreover, has found great similarities in these portrayals between western industrialized countries,
eastern communist (or ex-communist) countries, and southern developing countries: women are overall underrepresented in the media, in production as well as in content.


Keywords


Women in the media; Media;

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DOI: 10.32380/alrj.v0i0.599

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