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Countering Media Stereotypes

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

By Sean Powers
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Extending Research

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Behm-Morawitz recently received a grant to replicate the study she did with Tomb Raider: Legend, this time with additional video games to determine that it is not just one game that can influence players’ perceptions of women. She will also examine stereotypical depictions of African Americans in video games.