Category: Gender Roles

  • It’s official, Barbie is bad for girls

    In a recent study published in the journal Sex RolesĀ Aurora M. Sherman and Eileen L. Zurbriggen examined the effect of Barbie on girls career ambitions. The researchers had a group of girls play with one of three dolls. Two were Barbies, one in a clingy dress and one in a doctor’s white coat and jeans….