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The Resource Sex, love & romance in the mass media : analysis & criticism of unrealistic portrayals & their influence, Mary-Lou Galician

Sex, love & romance in the mass media : analysis & criticism of unrealistic portrayals & their influence, Mary-Lou Galician

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Sex, love & romance in the mass media : analysis & criticism of unrealistic portrayals & their influence
Title
Sex, love & romance in the mass media
Title remainder
analysis & criticism of unrealistic portrayals & their influence
Statement of responsibility
Mary-Lou Galician
Title variation
Sex, love, and romance in the mass media
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This research-based text offers both foundational theories and practical applications of analysis and criticism of mass-media portrayals of sex, love and romance in a wide variety of mass media, from entertainment to advertising to news
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Cataloging source
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Galician, Mary-Lou
Dewey number
306.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ801
LC item number
.G273 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Love in mass media
  • Sex in mass media
  • Amour dans les médias
  • Relations entre hommes et femmes
  • Sexualité dans les médias
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • SELF-HELP
  • Love in mass media
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sex in mass media
  • Liefde
  • Massamedia
  • Representatie (algemeen)
  • Seks
  • Amour
  • Mass-média
  • Relation homme-femme
  • Sexualité
Label
Sex, love & romance in the mass media : analysis & criticism of unrealistic portrayals & their influence, Mary-Lou Galician
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stop! Before You Begin This Book, Take Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz (c) -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz / created by Mary-Lou Galician -- Contents at a Glance -- Preface: Why I Wrote This Book for You -- Introduction: "The Romanticization of Love in the Mass Media" -- Foundations of Analysis & Criticism of Sex, Love, & Romance in the Mass Media -- Key Foundational Terms & Concepts: What Do they Mean? -- Ideals & Illusions (Unrealistic Models): Myths & Stereotypes of Love & Coupleship -- Diagnoses & Dis-illusions (Realistic Models): Designs for Rational Love & Coupleship -- Mass Media Narrative Constructions: Mass Media Storytelling Approaches, Techniques, & Devices -- The Influence of the Mass Media: Research & Theories of Mass Media Effects on Individual & Society -- Strategies & Skills of Media Literacy: Tools for Media Analysis & Criticism -- Applications of Analysis & Criticism of Sex, Love, & Romance in the Mass Media -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #1: Your perfect partner is cosmically predestined, so nothing/nobody can ultimately separate you -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #2: There's such a thing as "love at first sight" -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #3: Your true soul mate should KNOW what you're thinking or feeling (without your having to tell) -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #4: If your partner is truly meant for you, sex is easy and wonderful -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #5: To attract and keep a man, a woman should look like a model or a centerfold -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #6: The man should NOT be shorter, weaker, younger, poorer, or less successful than the woman -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #7: The love of a good and faithful woman can change a man from a "beast" into a "prince" -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #8: Bickering and fighting a lot mean that a man and a woman really love each other passionately -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #9: All you really need is love, so it doesn't matter if you and your lover have very different values -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #10: The right mate "completes you," filling your needs and making your dreams come true -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #11: In real life, actors and actresses are often very much like the romantic characters they portray -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #12: Since mass media portrayals of romance aren't "real," they don't really affect you -- Epilogue: Don't Stop! "The End Is Where We Start From."
Control code
55695447
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135466626
Lccn
2003058419
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 10.4324/9781315045535
  • 99808060686
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55695447
Label
Sex, love & romance in the mass media : analysis & criticism of unrealistic portrayals & their influence, Mary-Lou Galician
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stop! Before You Begin This Book, Take Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz (c) -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz / created by Mary-Lou Galician -- Contents at a Glance -- Preface: Why I Wrote This Book for You -- Introduction: "The Romanticization of Love in the Mass Media" -- Foundations of Analysis & Criticism of Sex, Love, & Romance in the Mass Media -- Key Foundational Terms & Concepts: What Do they Mean? -- Ideals & Illusions (Unrealistic Models): Myths & Stereotypes of Love & Coupleship -- Diagnoses & Dis-illusions (Realistic Models): Designs for Rational Love & Coupleship -- Mass Media Narrative Constructions: Mass Media Storytelling Approaches, Techniques, & Devices -- The Influence of the Mass Media: Research & Theories of Mass Media Effects on Individual & Society -- Strategies & Skills of Media Literacy: Tools for Media Analysis & Criticism -- Applications of Analysis & Criticism of Sex, Love, & Romance in the Mass Media -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #1: Your perfect partner is cosmically predestined, so nothing/nobody can ultimately separate you -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #2: There's such a thing as "love at first sight" -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #3: Your true soul mate should KNOW what you're thinking or feeling (without your having to tell) -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #4: If your partner is truly meant for you, sex is easy and wonderful -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #5: To attract and keep a man, a woman should look like a model or a centerfold -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #6: The man should NOT be shorter, weaker, younger, poorer, or less successful than the woman -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #7: The love of a good and faithful woman can change a man from a "beast" into a "prince" -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #8: Bickering and fighting a lot mean that a man and a woman really love each other passionately -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #9: All you really need is love, so it doesn't matter if you and your lover have very different values -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #10: The right mate "completes you," filling your needs and making your dreams come true -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #11: In real life, actors and actresses are often very much like the romantic characters they portray -- Dr. FUN's Mass Media Love Quiz Myth #12: Since mass media portrayals of romance aren't "real," they don't really affect you -- Epilogue: Don't Stop! "The End Is Where We Start From."
Control code
55695447
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135466626
Lccn
2003058419
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 10.4324/9781315045535
  • 99808060686
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55695447

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