Sexualisation of women and girls
Clearinghouse Connector – October 2014
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Portrayal of women
How the media failed women in 2013 [Video] The Representation Project, 2014
Women and girls as subjects of media’s attention and advertisement campaigns European Parliament, 2013
Women’s interpretations of music videos featuring women artists Journal of Research on Women and Gender, 2010
Portrayal of girls
The sexualisation of girls Women’s Health Queensland Wide, 2011
Report of the APA Task Force on the Sexualization of Girls American Psycnological Association, 2010
Girls on film : could new regulations stop the sexualisation of children? The Conversation, 2012
Little miss innocent? : anxious adults await Australia’s first child beauty pageant The Conversation, 2011
Feminisms re-figuring ‘sexualisation’, sexuality and ‘the girl’ Feminist Theory, 2013
Sexualisation of young people review United Kingdom. Home Office, 2010
Not in front of the children : sexualisation impacts and interventions East Midlands Public Health Observatory (EMPHO), 2012
Community perceptions of sex, sexuality and nudity in advertising Australia. Advertising Standards Bureau, 2010
Women as sex objects and victims in print advertisements Sex Roles, 2008
Game, sex and match : the perils of female sports advertising Time Magazine, 2011
Australian national policy development
Sexualisation of children in the contemporary media Australia. Parliament. Senate Standing Committee on Environment, Communications and the Arts, 2008
Guidelines for the classification of publications 2005, consolidated as at 19 March 2008 Australia. Attorney-General’s Department, 2008
AANA practice guideline : managing images of children and young people Australian Association of National Advertisers, 2009
Voluntary industry code of conduct on body image Australia. Department of Education, 2010
Reclaiming public space : inquiry into the regulation of billboard and outdoor advertising Australia. Parliament. House of Representatives. Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs, 2011
Report of Senate Inquiry into the National Classification Scheme : has the right balance been achieved? Arts Law Centre of Australia, 2011
AANA code of ethics Australian Association of National Advertisers, 2012
Classification : content regulation and convergent media Australian Law Reform Commission, 2012
Australian state policy development
Sexualisation of children : the Commissioner for Children and Young People’s 2013 report … Western Australia. Parliament. Joint Standing Committee on the Commissioner for Children and Young People, 2014
Sexualisation of children and its Impact on their wellbeing : a guide for parents, members of the community, media, advertisers and retailers Western Australia. Commissioner for Children and Young People, 2012
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