Ms. Writer: Avoiding (Fashion) Magazines Is Good For Female Mental…

The new issue of Ms. hits stands today and inside is a story about self-objectification, or "viewing one's body as a sex object to be consumed by the male gaze." More and more women are viewing themselves as sex objects, says Caroline Heldman, Ph.D., an assistant professor of politics at Occidental College, and it's… » 4/29/08 12:00pm 4/29/08 12:00pm