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Men And Women Check Out Female Body
2013-10-29 15:51:49

[ Watch the Video: Eye-Tracking Study Scopes Out Some Chicks ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For the first time, researchers have used sophisticated eye-tracking technology to prove that women are often objectified by men. Interestingly enough, however, the study also found women were just as likely to objectify the female body, though for different reasons. According to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) study, when men were asked to judge a woman...

Sexy Pictures Of Women Objectified In Ads
2012-05-16 04:40:12

A new study shows that when men and women look at sexy ads depicting women in their underwear, their brains see them as objects, not people. This study, published in Psychological Science, also found interestingly enough that men and women see men in their underwear as people. This reaction, called sexual objectification, has been well examined, but most of the research is about looking at the effects of this objectification. Philippe Bernard of Université libre de...

2011-11-11 01:19:08

New study shows body focus affects how both men and women see others For both men and women, wearing revealing attire causes them to be seen as more sensitive but less competent, says a new study by University of Maryland psychologist Kurt Gray and colleagues from Yale and Northeastern University. In an article just published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, the researchers write that it would be absurd to think people's mental capacities fundamentally change when...

2011-06-09 12:30:00

Effort Seeks To Make It Unprofitable For NBC To Exploit Women WASHINGTON, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NBC is contributing to the sexual objectification and exploitation of women and encouraging greater acceptance of pornography with its soon-to-be-aired series, "The Playboy Club," according to The Coalition for the War on Illegal Pornography, which is launching a full-scale effort to stop the show from being profitable. "Since the 50s, sleazy Hugh Hefner and his Playboy...

2008-09-02 00:00:28

By Emili Vesilind Hungry fashion models, sexed-up tweens and 50-year-old actresses with baby-plump faces. Today's pursuit of beauty ideals is an all- too-familiar narrative steeped in medical wizardry, sexual objectification and sheer self-deprivation. And according to a report published by the nonprofit women's organization YWCA, our ceaseless pursuit of perfection is more toxic than ever to American women and girls. "Beauty at Any Cost," a brief, punchy lambaste of the beauty and...

2008-08-06 15:00:34

By RUTH WISHART THEY'RE offering "instanthit hedonism". They "celebrate thrill seeking and instant gratification". All in all, the Tories' shadow spokesman on children, schools and families is not a huge big fan of lads' mags. Michael Gove's take on the kind of publication exemplified by those literary giants Nuts and Zoo is that they actively encourage the kind of feckless, thoughtless behaviour in young men implicated in the stubbornly high incidence of unplanned teenage pregnancies, as...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.