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End of Childhood, The?

Synopsis
This short film uses a simple, contemporary case study - fashion and the possible sexualisation of girls - to examine and explore three related questions: What is childhood? What does it do for children? Is childhood disappearing in contemporary societies? The film features Jane Pilcher talking about her research into the sexualisation of young girls. [7 minutes]
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2016
Subjects
Sociology
Keywords
childhood; fashion; feminism; gender representation; sexualisation

Online availability

URI
https://www.reelhouse.org/sctv/childhood/purchase/buy
Price
£4.69 (purchase); £0.79 (single viewing)
Delivery
Streamed/Download

Credits

Contributor
Jane Pilcher

Production Company

Name

ShortCuts TV

Email
orders@sociology.org.uk
Web
http://www.shortcutstv.com/ External site opens in new window

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