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Vlad's Powerpoint for Media Unit

  1. 1. Alcohol Advertisement’s Portrayal Of Men and Women Vladimir Akselrud
  2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>Myth </li></ul><ul><li>Alcohol advertising increases drinking problems. </li></ul><ul><li>Fact </li></ul><ul><li>NOT TRUE </li></ul><ul><li>$1.42 billion spent on advertisement </li></ul><ul><ul><li>television, radio, print, and outdoor advertisements. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>20,000 commercials each year </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2,000 are for beer and wine. </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Facts <ul><li>For every “just say no” public service announcement </li></ul><ul><ul><li>25 to 50 beer and wine commercials. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>African-American youth </li></ul><ul><ul><li>12% more beer advertising </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>56% ads for distilled spirits than white kids </li></ul></ul><ul><li>• Youth across the United States heard </li></ul><ul><ul><li>8% more beer and ale advertising </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>12% more low-alcohol refresher advertising </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>14% more distilled spirits advertising on the radio than adults 21+ </li></ul></ul><ul><li>• Underage girls see 68% more beer advertising than adult women </li></ul><ul><li>underage boys see 29% more beer advertising than adult men. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Male portrayal in Beer ad <ul><li>What does the ad make you think of? </li></ul><ul><li>How is the woman dressed? How is she acting? </li></ul><ul><li>What does the man’s body language tell us? </li></ul>
  5. 5. Male portrayal in tequila ad <ul><li>“ Pursue your dream”, what do you think of when you see this caption? </li></ul><ul><li>Does this ad portray similar or different things then the beer ad? </li></ul>
  6. 6. Male portrayal in vodka ad <ul><li>What ideas does this influence? </li></ul><ul><li>How is Skyy vodka related to any other part of this ad? is it really? </li></ul><ul><li>Is it similar or different then the two previous ads? </li></ul>
  7. 7. New age alcohol advertisements <ul><li>Do you consider this a more futuristic ad? </li></ul><ul><li>How is this ad different? </li></ul><ul><li>Would you buy alcohol with this type of ad? </li></ul>Svedka vodka
  8. 8. Super Bowl Ad <ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xA4skiJ5cs8 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x0mfPMrd79A </li></ul><ul><li>http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-5349175044937173687&q=beer </li></ul>
  9. 9. Discussion Questions <ul><li>What kind of roles do men play in the advertisements? </li></ul><ul><li>Is their role different then the female role? </li></ul><ul><li>Are male bodies used to sell alcohol like female bodies? </li></ul><ul><li>Does the drink usually have any relevance to the actual ad? </li></ul><ul><li>Where do you mostly encounter alcohol ads? </li></ul>
  10. 10. Related Articles <ul><li>http://www.answers.com/topic/alcohol-advertising </li></ul><ul><ul><li>This web site, uses Wikipedia to provide information about Alcohol advertisement, it gives definitions, intents of the alcohol companies and the ways it has impacted many countries and also talks about the advertisement of alcohol in sport. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/6106570.stm </li></ul><ul><ul><li>This BBC article is discussing how alcohol has become a leading killer in Finland. Some of the ways that the country is looking at cutting down the consumption of alcohol is to ban alcohol advertisement on TV. Also imposing stricter health warnings and ending the massive amount of discounts on alcoholic beverages. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>http://www2.potsdam.edu/hansondj/InTheNews/Etc/1057697043.html </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The study done by Dr. John P. Nelson of Pennsylvania State University and Dr. Douglas J. Young of Montana State University shows that alcohol consumption is not increased by the increase in the amount of alcohol advertisement. However, the advertisements allow manufacturers of alcohol products to increase the amount of demand for their alcohol, and undermining competitions. </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Bibliography <ul><li>http://www2.potsdam.edu/hansondj/InTheNews/UnderageDrinking/1070654264.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www2.potsdam.edu/hansondj/InTheNews/Etc/1057697043.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www2.potsdam.edu/hansondj/InTheNews/UnderageDrinking/1083346877.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www2.potsdam.edu/hansondj/Controversies/1073580257.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www2.potsdam.edu/hansondj/Advertising.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www2.potsdam.edu/hansondj/YouthIssues/1048597414.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.answers.com/topic/alcohol-advertising </li></ul><ul><li>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/6045818.stm </li></ul><ul><li>http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/6106570.stm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.frankwbaker.com/alcoho46.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.frankwbaker.com/alcoho5.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.stanford.edu/class/linguist34/advertisements/alcohol%20ads/images/49skyyvodka_jpg.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.dhadm.com/images/uploads/svedka_vodka_smaller.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://zoed.freeblog.hu/Files/0605/skyy.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.now.org/images/saywhat/whiskey.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://photos.imageevent.com/agsguy/dec/dec-ad.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.mediafamily.org/facts/facts_alcohol.shtml http:// www.madd.org/docs/alcohol_advertising_facts.pdf </li></ul><ul><li>http://www2.potsdam.edu/hansondj/InTheNews/Etc/1055357477.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.answers.com/topic/alcohol-advertising </li></ul><ul><li>http://camy.org/factsheets/index.php?FactsheetID=9 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.mediaawareness.ca/english/resources/educational/lessons/secondary/alcohol/gender_alcohol.cfm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.aafp.org/online/en/home/policy/policies/a/alcoholadvertising.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www2.potsdam.edu/hansondj/AlcoholFactsAndFiction.html </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v =xA4skiJ5cs8 </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v =x0mfPMrd79A </li></ul><ul><li>http:// video.google.com/videoplay?docid =-5349175044937173687&q=beer </li></ul>