Essays Tagged: "Ken"

A Glimpse of a true "Toy Story" The Mattel Legacy.

ng to require new products with new target markets, boys seemed like the next logical move, so thus Ken was born. Not exactly what Mattel had hoped for on opening sales day, but hey at least the angry ... t exactly what Mattel had hoped for on opening sales day, but hey at least the angry mothers ripped Ken's arms and legs off. Private and public protest had been well-heard and understood and Ken was r ...

(2 pages) 142 1 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The history of the Barbie doll

h curved eyebrows, blue eyes, and with the popular Jackie O. bubble hairstyle (Weiss). Also in 1961 Ken was released and became Barbie's needed boyfriend (Dembner). The need for Ken truly portrays one ... lures without male companionship, and because Barbie followed the times, it was necessary to create Ken (Deutsch,27)The nineteen-sixties were times of protests, marijuana smoking, and rebellions. Inst ...

(5 pages) 103 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Conpare/contract paper about the role of religion in The Jilting of Granny Weatherall and The Man to Send Rain Clouds.

will give her a signbefore He is ready to take her out of this life. "I'm notgoing Cornelia. I'm taken by surprise. I can't go". (page1036) "Granny lay curled down within herself, amazed andwatchful, ... They scatter cornupon him to provide his spirit with food for the journeyover to the other world. "Ken gave him the paint, Acrossthe brown wrinkled forehead he drew a streak of white andalong the hig ...

(3 pages) 68 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Summary: "Our Barbies, Ourselves" by Emily Prager.

out Barbie. Perhaps because she thinks Barbie is created by man however its curious how she notices Ken was built without any private parts. Media today shows that in movies and videos filled with top ...

(1 pages) 8851 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


erved in each branch of the military of the United States, and she still had time for her boyfriend Ken, best friend Whitney, and little sister skipper. With a seemingly effortlessness, Barbie balance ...

(1 pages) 10 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

An Hour To Kill

es in the investigation and story itself. One of the most important persons in the story was Jonnie Kenneth Register. Ken Register was the ideal All-American boy; everybody loved him. He was a good, c ... le Bonnie Faye Todd, Crystals grieving mother. In the story there are also other characters such as Kens parents, Shirley and Kenny Register, who till this day still plead their son's innocence, and t ...

(3 pages) 1238 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

In every way Baroque music is like a teen-ager. Ok,

longer a child and not yet an adult. It is that awkward in-between stage when all the rules get broken, nothing ever seems to fit, and emotions fluctuate wildly. This is exactly how it was with the B ... tiful voices of women, and the strong powerful lungs and chest muscles of men (and the anatomy of a Ken doll). Well, as you might guess, once you build a better mousetrap you'll soon need a better mou ...

(13 pages) 1851 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Barbie and Body Image: Marketing and Advertising

that they should look like that as well. In one academic study, the body proportions of Barbie and Ken dolls were examined to determine the extent to which they vary from the proportions of young, he ... s. During the study, measurements of hips, waist, chest, neck length, and neck circumference were taken of two young adults, one male and one female. The female, age 22, was 5ft. 2 in. tall and weighe ...

(11 pages) 53 0 1.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Mental Models and Mindsets Paper

the world (Mattel, 2011).Understand Mental ModelsMattel has their own thought process of making the Ken and Barbie doll a learning tool for children through different age groups. Moreover, when organi ... can do, and experience plays a major role in shaping these capabilities, strengthening some and weakening others. There for many forces of nurture shape and reshape the mental models. Education is a ...

(4 pages) 28 0 0.0 Apr/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Barbie Research Paper

l getting friends and family members as of today. One of the most famous of Barbie's friends is the Ken doll. The Ken doll was made to be Barbie "hot" new boyfriend. Barbie and Ken have had an on-off ... made to be Barbie "hot" new boyfriend. Barbie and Ken have had an on-off relationship. As of today Ken and Barbie are together again. Barbie has three sisters as of today. Barbie's sisters are Skippe ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays

Looking across the river

ple (might be friends) are riding a car and across a deserted and eerie looking island. Soon after, Ken the driver says, "I'd be afraid to live there." he shivers and everyone feels the fear that make ... one is sitting in the car and enjoying themselves until a spooky island was spotted by one of them (Ken). Everyone feels the fear that makes Ken shake and with this the atmosphere inside the car darke ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts