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Acknowledgements Picture credits 1. Introduction 2. Some background debates 3. Representations of gender in the past 4. Representations of gender today 5. Giddens, modernity and self-identity 6. Michel Foucault: discourses and lifestyles 7. Queer theory and fluid identities 8. Men¿s magazines and modern masculinities 9. Women¿s magazines and female identities 10. Directions for living: Role models and self-help discourses 11. Exploring identity stories 12. Conclusions
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Mass media and sex.
Sex differences in mass media.
Sex role in mass media.
Mass media and culture.