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The changing role of women in Advertising

November 26, 2011

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Over the years women’s role in advertising has not had much of a change, women back in the 50’s were portrayed as house wives, who had nothing better to do than to keep the children fed, the dishes dry and to be pretty for their husbands. The Folger’s coffee ad featured a typical house-wife, in […]

How modern media influence our beliefs

June 23, 2011

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Modern media or the internet is considered a boon to the wired world of communication and over the years it has held its place therefore creating a powerful impact on people and providing the world with vast knowledge and entertainment. Nonetheless, it is still debated that along with positive changes like giving common people a […]

Homosexuality and the media

June 23, 2011

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Media in the past 30 years have constantly changed their portrayal of homosexuals, from being typecast as the silly humor on TV shows, the flamboyant personality in a crowd and to play characters that represent the gay community’s struggle for acceptance to be treated equal. These different approaches have played a major role in influencing […]