Toys will be toys: gendered interaction frames in the Toy Story trilogy

  title={Toys will be toys: gendered interaction frames in the Toy Story trilogy},
  author={Tim Luisi},
  journal={Journal of Children and Media},
  pages={20 - 35}
  • Tim Luisi
  • Published 12 September 2018
  • Art
  • Journal of Children and Media
ABSTRACT The following qualitative textual analysis examined female characters within the Toy Story trilogy and used grounded theory to explore themes between female characters and male characters based on their interactions. The study, built upon past literature in gaze theory, revealed six distinct interaction themes between female and male characters. Findings included that female characters were often emotionally supportive of male characters, were lusted after by male characters, were… 
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