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Through my analysis, I was able to conclude that the messages told to women in 1960 somewhat resembled to what they are told today. Magazines still believe that marriage is more important to women than to men and they are still given tips on how to look good for their significant others. Beauty is also remains an important factor in a woman’s life. However, unlike in the magazines from the 1960s, an increased cultural diversity of women can be found in magazines nowadays and women are also pushed towards jobs that were previously considered as a man’s job. Unfortunately, women are also sexualized more often in current publications and viewed as sexual objects. Even though the magazines today are progressing in terms of understanding a woman’s true potential, there are still traditional themes about womanhood and motherhood that appear.
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