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ISBN-13: 9781498515603
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 04/01/2015
Pages: 310
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Cory L. Armstrong is an associate professor in the College of Journalism and Communications at the University of Florida.

Table of Contents

Preface
Gaye Tuchman

Part One

Introduction
Cory L. Armstrong

Chapter 1: Women’s (mis)representation in News Media
Tracy Everbach

Chapter 2: Gendered Sexual Scripts in Music Lyrics and Videos Popular among Adolescents
Stacey J.T. Hust, Kathleen Boyce Rodgers, and Weina Ran

Chapter 3: Women in health news and communication
Julie L. Andsager

Chapter 4: Newspaper Coverage of Women Running for the U.S. Senate in 2012: Evidence of an Increasingly Level Playing Field?
Dianne Bystrom and Valerie Hennings

Chapter 5: From annihilation to ambivalence: Women in sports coverage
Dunja Antunovic and Marie Hardin

Part Two

Chapter 6: Wikipedia’s Gender Gap
Stine Eckert and Linda Steiner

Chapter 7: The Good, the Bad and the Beautiful: How Gender is Represented on Reality Television
Adriane Grumbein and J. Robyn Goodman

Chapter 8: Adverting the Gaze: Advertisers’ Construction of Female Masculinity through the Athleticism of Olympians Abby Wambaugh, Lindsey Vonn, and Marlen Esparza
Kim Bissell and Sim Butler

Chapter 9: Gendered Performance in Virtual Environments
Donna Z. Davis

Part Three
Chapter 10: Bic for Her and Crisps for Him: Contemporary Gendered Targeting and Representation in Advertising around the World
Alexandra M. Vilela, Michelle R. Nelson, and Hye-Jin Paek

Chapter 11: Women Making News (or Not) in Uganda
Steve J. Collins and Timothy Brown

Chapter 12: Blame Narratives: News Discourses of Sex Trafficking
Barbara Friedman and Anne Johnston

Chapter 13: Gender Differences in Covering Public Health Crises in China
Fangfang Gao

Part Four

Chapter 14: Media and Public Discourse: The Limits of Feminist Influence
Carolyn M. Byerly

Conclusion: The next frontier in gender representation
Cory L. Armstrong

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