Women Transforming Communications: Global Intersections

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In this book over 30 women describe, from as many perspectives, a veritable revolution in communications that is currently transforming the world's communications system as we know it.

The contributors illustrate how this revolution moves through three phases from initial visions, to overcoming obstacles, to creating a plan for the future. Most of the chapters are written by those who have been creating the transformations. The book is designed to share with women and men more 'herstories' of strategies of empowerment to transform communications systems which are not inclusive, especially as they concern issues important to women entering the twenty-first century.

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Not about how women are attaining parity in the communications industry, but how feminists are successfully using modern mass media to counter the dominant patriarchal perspective on such issues as economic development, violence in partnerships, censorship and pornography, courtroom justice for women and children, women in sports, and ethnic and language minorities. The accounts include television, film and video, book publishing, newspapers, magazines, and other media either run by women or in which women work. Paper edition (unseen), $26.95. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780803972667
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • Publication date: 7/24/1996
  • Pages: 400
  • Product dimensions: 7.20 (w) x 10.22 (h) x 1.25 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction - Ramona R Rush
Websters and Spinsters
Ten Tenets for Deeper Communications - Ramona R Rush
Transforming Communications Theory and Research
Transforming Faith in the First Amendment - Christy C Bulkeley
Communication, Socialization, and Domination - Riane Eisler
The Replication of Violence and the Partnership Alternative
Environmental Communication - Jo Ann Myer Valenti
A Female-Friendly Process
Action Research - Edna F Einsiedel
Implications for Gender, Development, and Communications
Afrocentric, Archetypical Perspectives - Frankie Hutton
Four Black Female Journalists
Return of a Native Daughter - Anne Wilson Schaef
Democracy, Technology, and the Public Library - Patricia Madoo Lengermann, Jill Niebrugge-Brantley, and Jane Kirkpatrick
A Feminist Sociological Analysis
Revolutionary Circles within Larger Political Patterns - Gloria Steinem
An Afterword to Revolution from Within
Women, Ethnic and Language Minorities, and Mass Media - Annette J Samuels
Uncovering the Media Coverage of Sport - Judith Cramer
Suing the Sacred Cows That Fed Her - Sandy Nelson
Surviving Auschwitz and the Media - Susan J Kaufman
A Mengele Twin's Media Voyage
Against the Male Flood - Andrea Dworkin
Censorship, Pornography, and Equality
A Systemic Commitment to Women in the Academy - Ramona R Rush
Barriers, Harrassment Prevent 'Being All That We Can Be'
Feminism after Ferment - Kathryn Cirksena
Ten Years of Gendered Scholarship in Communications
The Wren, the Eagles, and the Assistant Professor - Susan Holly Stocking and Julianne H Newton
Demonstrations in Intellectual Diversity - Mercedes Lynn de Uriarte
Applied Theory to Challenge Campus Press Hegemony
A Challenge to Traditional Media Technology in the Form of a Dialogue with an Absent Other - Sharon A Russell
The Rib Syndrome - Pamela J Creedon
Rebels, Servants, and Victims
The Birth, Success, Death, and Lasting Influence of a Feminist Periodical - Paula Kassell
New Directions for Women (1972-1993-?)
Women and International Communication - Fran P Hosken
The Story of WIN News
The Founding of WINGS (Women's International News Gathering Service) - Frieda Werden
A Story of Feminist Radio Survival
Feminist International Radio Endeavor - FIRE - Maria Suarez Toro
Women Communicating Globally - Annabelle Sreberny-Mohammadi
Mediating International Feminism
Reclaiming Language - Casey Miller and Kate Swift
African American Women and Mass Communication Research - Jannette L Dates and Carolyn A Stroman
Women at Hearst Magazines - Barbara Straus Reed
A Case Study of Women in Magazine Publishing
Television's Transformative Role in Courtroom Justice for Women and Children - Elizabeth Dodson Gray
Filipino Women in Communications - Florangel Rosario-Braid
Breaking New Grounds
The Washington Press Club Foundation's Oral History Project - Peggy A Simpson
Getting Women Journalists to Speak of Themselves, for Themselves, for Herstory's Sake
Powerful Grassroots Women Communicators - Sara Stuart and Renuka Bery
Participatory Video in Bangladesh
Multicultural Literacy - Marlene G Fine
Communicating in Culturally Diverse Organizations
Women and Technology - Donna Allen
Transforming Communication and Democracy

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