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Attitudes in Music and Music Videos in Latin Media

Describe the social implications of the attitudes that are discussed with Music and music videos in Latin American Media.

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Latin American music and videos pretty much follow the pattern of music videos in America. There are rock groups, folk groups, country, gospel, band and rap. They also have their own traditional music with accompanying videos.

While most music videos especially for popular, country and instrumental music follow a story line and are relatively innocuous, there are two specific attitudes in Latin music that do have significant social implications.

The first area relates to violence and the objectification of women. Latin men are known for their machismo and this has been true for thousands of years. However, along with the machismo there was also, traditionally, an acknowledged ...

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