All videos for the tag : psychology (3 videos)
PBS Frontline – The Merchants of Cool450058:26
They are the merchants of cool: creators and sellers of popular culture who have made teenagers the hottest consumer demographic in America. But are they simply reflecting teen desires or have they begun to manufacture those desires in a bid to secure this lucrative market? And have they gone too far in their attempts to...
Consuming Kids – Commercializing Childhood600801:06:04
In Consuming Kids, psychologist Susan Linn takes a comprehensive and unsparing look at the demographic advertisers call “the kid market,” taking readers on a compelling and disconcerting journey through modern childhood as envisioned by commercial interests. Children are now the focus of a marketing maelstrom, targets for everything from minivans to M&M counting books. All...
Starsuckers – The Desire To Be Famous412701:40:32
Starsuckers is the most controversial documentary of 2009, and was released in British cinemas to critical acclaim. It’s a darkly humorous and shocking expose’ of the celebrity obsessed media, that uncovers the real reasons behind our addiction to fame and blows the lid on the corporations and individuals who profit from it. Download: Part...