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Sexualization, Media, and Society

Sexualization, Media, and Society (SMS)[1] is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary open-access academic journal, published by Sage, to provide a resource for diverse scholars and activists interested in critically examining the phenomenon of sexualized media as it affects individuals, relationships, communities, and societies.[2]

Sexualization, Media, and Society  
DisciplineSexualized media (mulitidisciplinary)
Edited byAna Bridges
Deirdre M. Condit
Gail Dines
Jennifer A. Johnson
Carolyn West
Publication details
Publication history
Standard abbreviations
Sex. Media Soc.
ISSN2374-6238 (print)
2374-6238 (web)
OCLC no.890009433

The journal was founded in 2015 by co-editors Ana Bridges (University of Arkansas), Deirdre M. Condit (Virginia Commonwealth University), Gail Dines (Wheelock College), Jennifer A. Johnson (Virginia Commonwealth University), and Carolyn West (University of Washington Tacoma).[3][4]


  1. ^ Staff writer (April 2, 2015). "New journal to examine effects of sexualized media on health, society". US Federal News Service, Including US State News. Retrieved January 4, 2016 – via HighBeam Research. (Subscription required (help)).
  2. ^ "Sexualization, Media, and Society: aims & scope". Sage. Retrieved January 4, 2016.
  3. ^ "Sexualization, Media, and Society: editorial board". Sage. Retrieved January 4, 2016.
  4. ^ Staff writer (April 20, 2015). "Five women scholars launch new peer-reviewed journal, Sexualization, Media & Society". Women in Academia Report. Retrieved January 4, 2016.

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