Monthly Archives: February 2013

Essay Research Source: Media Smarts, Canada’s Centre for Media & Digital Literacy

An article done by Canada’s CMDL looks at problems which may arise from gender & racial stereotypes which may arise within video games & the impact they may have upon those who are subjected to them. The main point addressed … Continue reading

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Essay Research Source: Gender & Racial Stereotypes in Popular Video Games (authors, Yi Mou & Wei Peng)

The main focus of the essay which will be written will be on the gender & racial stereotypes often portrayed & encountered within video games. With video games being an ever expanding area of modern entertainment, more & more people … Continue reading

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Essay Research source: Visible Signs (author, David Crow)

As mentioned previously, stereotyping not only occurs in regards to how people perceive other people from different nationalities, appearances interests, etc.; but also in how people perceive almost anything, including in particular things such as imagery and visual stimuli. Although … Continue reading

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Essay Research source: Stereotypes, Cognition and Culture (author, Perry R. Hinton)

Stereotyping occurs without question on a daily basis virtually everywhere around the world. People make generalisations on people due to their age, gender, sex, ethnicity, hair colour & more. Generalisations are made on places based on a glance, & objects … Continue reading

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