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Countering Media Stereotypes

A visit with Elizabeth Behm-Morawitz, Assistant Professor of Communication

By Sean Powers
Published: - Topics: media sex race stereotypes graphics

Real Life Games

Topics: life images

Some games, such as The Sims, are representations of real life, where the player can live in a community or interact with other characters. Players can also personalize their characters to match themselves. Behm-Morawitz will be studying such games associated with “real life” in order to find out how players represent their identities when given multiple options.