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Cluster 72: Sex: From Biology to Gendered Society

Barbie ™ Background and Cultural Impact

On this page you'll find selected resources supporting discussion and research related to Barbie ™, the commercial product and its cultural impact, for students and instructors in Cluster 72 and any other interested researchers.

Barbie ™, Sex, Sexuality, and Gender


Find more articles and books about Barbie and gender, sexuality, body image, and more in the following databases:

Barbie ™ (2023) Film Reception and Analysis


Many of the links above are popular sources of information. Why aren't there more scholarly sources about the Barbie movie available? Because the Peer Review Process can take months to years, depending on the nature and discipline of the research. Learn more about the Peer Review Process by watching this video.