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Killing us softly : advertising's image of women

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Alternate title:Advertising's image of women
Summary:Explores the image of women presented by modern advertising. Illustrates with examples the use of women as sex objects. Based on a slide presentation created by Jean Kilbourne. Originally produced in 1979, this version copyright 2004.
Creator:Kilbourne, Jean
Vitagliano, Joseph
Stallone, Patricia
Cambridge Documentary Films
Provider:Media Education Foundation
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States
Place of origin – Region:Massachusetts
Place of origin – Settlement:Northampton
Topical subjects:Women in advertising
Sex in advertising
Advertising -- Psychological aspects
Genre:Filmed lectures
Credits:Created & presented by Jean Kilbourne ; a film by Jean Kilbourne, Joseph Vitagliano, Patricia Stallone, Cambridge Documentary Films, Inc. Presenter, Jean Kilbourne.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Women's Studies
Broadcasting, Communications
Films@UM Browse terms:Women's Studies
Gender Studies
Advertising, Marketing
Broadcasting, Mass Media
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