“Female Athlete or Sex Symbol” on Tucker Center Talks podcast

Dr. Elizabeth Daniels

In this episode of “Tucker Center Talks” [S2E9], Nicole M. LaVoi, Ph.D., director of the Tucker Center, talks to Dr. Elizabeth Daniels, an associate professor of psychology at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, and a Tucker Center affiliated scholar. They discuss the research in which Elizabeth examines the effects of sexualized and objectified media images of females, particularly female athletes, on young girls, as well as the practical implications and applied elements of her work. Spoiler alert: sex does not sell women’s sport. Listen to the podcast