Disney Princesses: Stereotypical Representation On Gender

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This article is about an analyzation of how all the Disney Princesses demonstrate some type of stereotypical representation on gender. This study was made by a group of professors such as Professor England from the department of Family and Human Development at Arizona State University, Professor Descartes from the Division of Sociology and Family Studies at Brescia University of college, and Professor Collier-Meek from the Department of Educational Psychology. Their study proves that Disney Princesses do have an impact on how girls behave by including another study by Oliver and Green. It was discovered that animations made for children tend to target a specific gender and that children are aware of the stereotypical gender behavior presented.

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