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Countering Media Stereotypes

A visit with Elizabeth Behm-Morawitz, Assistant Professor of Communication

By Sean Powers
Published: - Topics: media sex race stereotypes graphics

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Topics: race sex

Behm-Morawitz also studies video game advertisements that promote certain racial and sexual stereotypes. The graphic art in these ads, she explains, is so advanced that some of her students had trouble identifying whether an animated character was real or not.