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Cherie L. Marcus
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Last Updated November 30, 2000


Sources

  1. "Thin Women Prized on Sitcoms"
    http://www.reseau-medias.ca/eng/news/news/three/thinin.htm,
    May 22, 1999.
  2. "How Women are Portrayed"
    http://www.media-awareness.ca/eng/issues/stats/issgen.htm
    Reflections of Girls in the Media, by Children Now, 1997.
  3. "Weight Discrimination on Television"
    http://www.cswd.org/Media.htm, 2000.
  4. "Media's Effect on Body Image"
    http://www.mediafamily.org/research/fact/mediaeffect.shtml 2000.
  5. Facts and Figures
    http://www.cswd.org/factsand.htm,
    2000.
  6. DeGroat, Bernie.News and Information Services
    http://www.umich.edu/~urecord/9798/Oct22_97/media.htm,
    1997.
  7. People weekly magazine.
    "How Do I Look?" http://www.people.com
    September 4, 2000.
  8. Linton, Marilyn, Is she starving herself?
    http://www.canoe.ca?health9901/24_linton.html
    Toronto Sun, 1998.
  9. "Depression Affects Men Differently Than Women"
    http://onhealth.webmd.com/conditions/news/webmd/item,
    2000.
  10. Womersley, Tara Magazines Ban Anorexic Models
    http://www.geocities.com/FashionAvenue/Salon/5028,
    2000.
  11. Questions and Answers: Big Girls Don't Cry
    Newsweek, 2000.
  12. Tracey Gold Battles Anorexia
    http://www.acc.umu.se/~magnus2/movies/tracey/biography.html,
    2000.
  13. Lange, George, Karen Carpenter dies from Anorexia
    http://library.thinkquest.org/21298/Mind&Body/Carpenter.html,
    2000.
  14. The radiant Emmy winner vows to "change the face of beauty"
    http://people.aol.com/people.sp/intrigue98/25most/manheim.html,
    2000.
  15. Delta Burke achieves self-acceptance
    http://radiancemagazine.com/delta.html, 2000.
  16. Warrick, Pamela Patrika Darbo brings hope to her fans
    http://people.aol.com/people/pprofiles/pdarbo/bio.html,
    2000.
  17. General Information on Eating Disorders
    http://www.aabainc.org/general/index.html,
    American Anorexia Bulimia Association, Inc., 2000.
  18. Anorexia and Bulimia
    http://www.anred.com/, 2000.


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