Not every teenage girl posts photos of herself in a bikini, but most teenagers have seen pictures of girls who do. How do you get a young woman to bomb a math test? In short, when young women are prompted to reflect on their physical appearance, they seem to lose intellectual focus. Have her take it while wearing a bathing suit. The students were instructed to try on the assigned clothing and wear it for a while before filling out a sham evaluation of the apparel. Online imagery allows adolescents to observe one another in detail and gives unprecedented power to the age-old teenage preoccupation with appearance.
Adolescence Lisa Damour writes about adolescent behavior.
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Adolescence Lisa Damour writes about adolescent behavior. This time, instead of math questions, they used a test of the capacity for focused attention and again found that women wearing swimsuits scored lower than women wearing sweaters. Instead, we might take some guidance from the swimsuit studies and ask them to consider the tax on their concentration. When your brother is streaming a movie, it slows down YouTube. Jill Walsh, a researcher who studies the effects of social media on adolescent development, found from extensive interviews with teenagers, these are images with which girls become especially engaged. In short, when young women are prompted to reflect on their physical appearance, they seem to lose intellectual focus.