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Report on the APA Task Force on the Sexualization of Girls

This report examines and summarizes psychological theory, research, and clinical experience addressing the sex- ualization of girls. The report (a) defines sexualization; (b) examines the prevalence and provides examples of sexualization in society and in cultural institutions, as well as interpersonally and intrapsychically; (c) evaluates the evidence suggesting that sexualization has negative consequences for girls and for the rest of society; and (d) describes positive alternatives that may help counteract the influence of sexualization.

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