There has always been a bias in the representation of gender, specifically speaking of how females have been represented ever since the 1920s to modern day mass media. Media is an extreme influence in our everyday life especially in today’s modern day society. Every day people interact with media in one form or another, whether this is through watching television, reading magazines,
It has been argued in several cases that mass media has depicted women in an overly sexualised way. Due to this women have become marginalised. Popular culture since the beginning in the 1920s has portrayed women in a way which in a result has allowed men to devalue women and treat women as an object rather than as a human being.