Analyzing Gender Stereotyping in Bollywood Movies

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Madaan, Nishtha; Mehta, Sameep; Agrawaal, Taneea S; Malhotra, Vrinda; Aggarwal, Aditi; Saxena, Mayank;
  • Subject: Computer Science - Social and Information Networks | Computer Science - Computers and Society
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The presence of gender stereotypes in many aspects of society is a well-known phenomenon. In this paper, we focus on studying such stereotypes and bias in Hindi movie industry (Bollywood). We analyze movie plots and posters for all movies released since 1970. The gender... View more
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