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The Resource Slim hopes, a production of the Media Education Foundation, (videorecording)

Slim hopes, a production of the Media Education Foundation, (videorecording)

Label
Slim hopes
Title
Slim hopes
Statement of responsibility
a production of the Media Education Foundation
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Uses examples of over 120 ads from magazines and T.V. to explores the manner in which women are portrayed in advertising that focuses on thinness. Discusses the impact these portrayals have on the self images of women and girls and their relationship to life-threatening eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written & presented by Jean Kilbourne ; executive producer, director & editor, Sut Jhally
Dewey number
306.4613
LC call number
BF697.5.B63
LC item number
S64 2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kilbourne, Jean
  • Jhally, Sut
  • Media Education Foundation
Runtime
30
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in advertising
  • Advertising
  • Leanness
  • Leanness
  • Body image in women
  • Body image in women
  • Eating disorders
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Slim hopes, a production of the Media Education Foundation, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced in 1995
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Intro -- Impossible beauty -- The waif look -- Constructed bodies -- Food & sex -- Food & control -- The weight loss industry -- Freeing imaginations
Control code
ocn171143329
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
Isbn
9781893521605
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o171143329
  • (OCoLC)171143329
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Slim hopes, a production of the Media Education Foundation, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced in 1995
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Intro -- Impossible beauty -- The waif look -- Constructed bodies -- Food & sex -- Food & control -- The weight loss industry -- Freeing imaginations
Control code
ocn171143329
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
Isbn
9781893521605
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o171143329
  • (OCoLC)171143329
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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