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Sex, Stereotypes and Beauty:

The ABCs and Ds of Commercial Images of Women

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This presentation by NOW Foundation's Love Your Body Campaign illustrates and describes how advertisers and the media enforce unrealistic beauty standards, sexual ideals and gender stereotypes that girls and women are expected to follow. What is the impact of these images on the health and well-being of women and girls, and what can YOU do?

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1. View online in Flash (download Flash) or PDF ( download Acrobat)

a. Smaller size Flash (8 meg)

b. Larger size Flash (26 meg)

c. You can also view it online in PDF

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a. Slide show presentation in Powerpoint (26 meg) or PDF (8 meg)

b. Guidelines for presenter (PDF -- download Acrobat)

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