1. Please describe briefly how gender development and sexuality have been used strategically in marketing and/or politics to sway the popular view. Be sure to differentiate between the two or speak directly as to how they are linked.
2. Our understanding of parental and peer influence is essential in the development of an adolescent's lives. How do you think parents today can better equip their teens to navigate through this world as related to peer pressure, self-esteem, and self identity? Be sure to use notes related to identity and self in your response.