at least some evidence for effects. (mirror mirror on the wall) They believe that the media has anegative effect on females; however the effect is relatively low.There are many authors in this academic journal they are; Ferguson, Christopher J, Munoz,Monica E, Contreras, Sandra
Velasquez, Krishna. Ferguson has posted many Journals one being
Contreras posted Hydrogen substitutes for the in situ generation of H
: Anapplication in the Fenton reaction. They are all reliable sources and this article has potential to bea creatable source for my inquiry question.This Journal gives example relating to teenagers and eating disorder associated with the media. It
tells how females’ minds react; it
also explains that eating disorders is associated with media,however there are many other factors related.
"Media Is Fuelling Eating Disorders, Say Psychiatrists." Ed. BBC News. 22Feb. 2010. Web. 13 Mar. 2012.
The BBC news did an article on mass media and how is does in fact affect young teens.The Royal College of Psychiatrists criticizes the media for using underweight models andairbrushing pictures to make models appear physically perfect. (BBCnews) This sends a badmessage to teens that are still figuring out what their bodies should look like. The media believesmaking these models thin and perfect will sell merchandize but in fact it is hurting more thanhelping. They also believe that using these images is ethically wrong, the underweight models
don’t look like that is really life, they are airbrushed which gives a unreal appearance.
This news article is creditable because it is using professors with degrees on this topic.The royal college of Psychiatrist BBC news is a company with creatable sources. Annabel Brog,editor of Sugar, Susan Ringwood of the eating disorder charity ball is in this article as references.The re
searchers of the news article “media is fueling eating disorders,” believe that themedia is taking away from children’s youth. They said that children as young as five were being
diagnosed with anorexia. They are related the media in a bad way, saying it is the reason formany eating disorders and the underweight models should be shown how they look in real life,and stop trying to poison the world of mental diseases.
Roberts, Alan, and Emily Good. "Media Images And Female BodyDissatisfaction: The Moderating Effects Of The Five-Factor Traits."
11.4 (2010): 211-216.
Academic Search Complete
. Web. 26 Feb. 2012.
In this Academic Journal the author has a trial named the Five-Factor Traits. Sixty-four collegewomen completed the NEO-PI which is a Personality Research program; and the eatingdisorders inventory were then randomly exposed to pictures of overweight models; as a result of
this testing the women who were high in “neuroticism” showed a better attitude and has a higher