Barbie's New Look
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 244 , Segment 2
Episode: Super Tuesday Analysis, Barbie's New Look, How Doctors Die
- Mar 2, 2016 11:00 pm
- 17:40 mins
Guest: Laura Choate, PhD, Professor of Counselor Education at Louisiana State University This month Mattel plans to release its new line of Barbie dolls with tall, petite, and curvy body types. The toy company hopes the diverse body types – along with new skin tones and hair textures introduced last year – will more closely reflect the world girls live in today. Barbie sales have been dropping in recent years.