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Sociologists for Women in Society

Once Upon a Long Time Ago

Caption: "Once upon a time" in fairy tales and top-grossing G-rated children's films appears to reflect 19th century and earlier conventionalized ideals about attractiveness and sexuality, studies suggest.

Credit: Work Projects Administration Poster Collection Creator: Kenneth Whitley Image Credit: Library of Congress

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