Published on March 18, 2014
By: Felipe De la Garza Oct/10/2013 Advertisement for Children's Toys: The Aim by Gender
Toys for Boys • Toys aimed for boys promote very physical actions. • They focus on skills such as competition, racing, invention, exploration, and problem solving. • They teach boys warrior-like roles.
Hero / Macho-Man • strength, • Danger, risk, courage, • adrenaline, rescue, duty,
• Violence • Anger • Fighting • Killing
Toys for Girls • Toys designed for girls are generally associated with nurturing • Big focus on beauty and physical appearances • Old-school women duties
• If Barbie was human sized, she would stand 5 foot 6 inches tall, weigh 110 pounds, and have a 39 inch bust, 18 inch waist and 33 inch hips. • It focuses on physical beauty and appearance. • "We girls can do anything"
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Doll vs. Action Figure
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