How Black women make sense of ‘White’ and ‘Black’ fashion magazines: A qualitative think aloud study

  title={How Black women make sense of ‘White’ and ‘Black’ fashion magazines: A qualitative think aloud study},
  author={Jane Ogden and Sheriden Russell},
  journal={Journal of Health Psychology},
  pages={1588 - 1600}
This qualitative think aloud study explored how Black women (n = 32) processed information from a White or Black fashion magazine. Comments to the ‘White’ magazine were characterised by rejection, being critical of the media and ambivalence, whereas they responded to the ‘Black’ magazine with celebration, identification and a search for depth. Transcending these themes was their self-identity of being a Black woman that was brought to the fore either by a sense of exclusion (White magazine) or… 

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