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Seminar paper from the 12 months 2014 within the topic Communications - Mass Media, grade: 94%, verbal exchange college of China (Institute of verbal exchange Studies), path: Theories of verbal exchange, language: English, summary: the aim of this paper is to envision and criticize the illustration of lady physique snapshot by means of mass media. for many years the our bodies of ladies were adapted to focus on services and products through advertisers and proprietors of the media as a way of producing capital profits. This tailoring, has resulted in what many have come to simply accept because the ‘ideal picture of attractiveness’ that each girl may still undertaking to accomplish. This paper maintains the dialogue on a subject matter that's commonly and often mentioned.

The theoretical framework that this paper employs is predicated on some of the most applauded concept in verbal exchange reports; The Political economic system of verbal exchange and Media concept, which was once first coined by way of Dallas William Smythe. This idea is pertinent to appreciate the presence of the industrial forces in the back of developing and protecting this perfect physique photograph, relatively by means of advertisers in mass media. the shape of mass media that this paper concentrates on is women’s journal, with particular concentrate on ads concerning good looks and beauty products/services. also, case reviews within the US and China are used to depict the impact mass media illustration of lady physique photograph on women.

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