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Stereotypes and bullying August 14, 2014

Filed under: Uncategorized — lioutrue @ 9:50 PM

Disney’s TV channels are very active in anti-bullying messaging but at the same time their shows (especially the pre-teen shows) depict, often to the point of seeming endorsement, “jock”, “nerd”, and other stereotypes. This seems highly contradictory, since several stereotypes are strongly associated with victimization by bullies.

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