Gendered Body Standards in New Media (Micro-interactions (Symbolic…
Gendered Body Standards in New Media
impact/frequency of checking phone when you wake up or go to bed
dopamine levels in receiving a notification, follower
lack of face to face interaction due to accessibility of social platforms
"Influencers" - what are they?
Gendered male body standards
do men post gym photos to fit into the male masculinity complex
Gendered female body standards
do women get criticized more or less on certain platforms
What are body standards and how do they exist in new media platforms?
women stereotypes of looking thin and friendly/likeable
effect of supermodels social media platforms on body standards
use of photoshop, what is real?
past body standards vs. present body standards (w social media)
men: stereotypes of looking strong and dominant
sororities vs fraternies
phone usage in class
application time restrictions
using computer in class
gym memberships/personal trainers
targeted ads for exercise clothing / healthy eating habits