Mass Media and Adolescent Female Sexuality

  title={Mass Media and Adolescent Female Sexuality},
  author={J. Dillon Brown and Susannah R. Stern},
Jessica, 16, wakes up to the music on her clock radio. This morning Britney Spears sings “Baby hit me one more time” and then Brandy asks “What do I gotta do to get you in my arms, baby?” as Jessica stumbles out of bed to the shower. Later, as she gobbles a Poptart for breakfast, the TV on the kitchen counter flashes images of the scene of a rape and murder the night before. On the drive to school, Jessica glances at a billboard that in big red letters declares: “Virgin: Teach your kids it’s… CONTINUE READING