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On SAGE Insight: Between Colorblind and Colorconscious – Contemporary Hollywood Films and Struggles Over Racial Representation

From Journal of Black Studies Hollywood films reflect the racial order in which they are made. The sociological significance of understanding racial representations within films is highlighted in this study as it recognizes that films offer a useful site for … Continue reading

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Sex-related literature jeopardizes and empowers young women’s sexuality

Striving for pleasure without fear: Short-term effects of reading a women’s magazine on women’s sexual attitudes From Psychology of Women Quarterly  The outstanding global success of ‘50 Shades Of Grey’ by E. L. James seems to have prompted the abundance … Continue reading

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