- Establish how the editors for each publication chose the articles, imagery, and advertising in order to reach their target audience.
- Reflect on what these messages overtly or subtly communicate about each gender.
- Examine how the messages may reinforce or challenge existing stereotypes and how these messages have affected your personal identity. Do they reinforce, inspire, or challenge your personal identity?
- Compose a 2-page paper in which you do the following:
- Compare the messages these magazines communicate to men and women.
- Examine the effects of media messages about gender roles on your personal identity.
- Support your assertions by making at least 2 references, in proper APA format.