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Seeking Equity for Women in Journalism and Mass Communication Education / Edition 1
     

Seeking Equity for Women in Journalism and Mass Communication Education / Edition 1

by Ramona R. Rush, Carol E. Oukrop, Pamela J. Creedon
 

ISBN-10: 0805845755

ISBN-13: 9780805845754

Pub. Date: 05/27/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This volume concentrates on the study and efforts of women and minority men to gain respect and parity in journalism and mass communication, and focuses on trends over the past three decades. Contributions to the volume provide a history of the equity efforts and offer updates on equity in the academy and in the professions. Theoretical and international

Overview

This volume concentrates on the study and efforts of women and minority men to gain respect and parity in journalism and mass communication, and focuses on trends over the past three decades. Contributions to the volume provide a history of the equity efforts and offer updates on equity in the academy and in the professions. Theoretical and international perspectives on equity are also included, as are the concerns about equity from the new generations now coming into the profession.

This anthology serves as a benchmark of women's current status in journalism and mass communication and provides a call to action for the future. As such, it is required reading for all concerned with establishing equity throughout the discipline.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805845754
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/27/2004
Series:
Routledge Communication Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
502
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacexi
Introductionxv
Part IHistory and Context of Educational Equity
1"But Where Are All the Women?": Our History3
2Timeline and Vignettes Exploring the Status of Women in Journalism and Mass Communication Education33
3The Role of Minority Women in the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication from 1968 to 200151
4The Struggle for Racial and Gender Equity: Standard 12 History and the Accrediting Process73
Part IIThe Update: 30 Years of Equity Struggles
5"Where Are the Old Broads?" Been There, Done That ... 30 Years Ago: An Update of the Original Study of Women in Journalism and Mass Communication Education, 1972 and 200297
6Peering through the Glass Ceiling of the Boy's Club: Examining How Masculinity Affects Journalism and Mass Communication Education129
7The Salary Equity Factor149
8The Status of Women in Journalism and Mass Communication Education Administration: No Longer So Lonely161
Part IIIUpdate on the Equity in the Professions
9Whose News? Progress and Status of Women in Newspapers (Mostly) and Television News183
10Women of Color on the Frontline in the Mass Communication Professions205
11From Making PR Macho to Making PR Feminist: The Battle over Values in a Female-Dominated Field223
Part IVTheoretical and International Perspectives on Equity
12Women and the Concentration of Media Ownership245
13Three Decades of Women and Mass Communications Research: The Ratio of Recurrent and Reinforced Residuum Hypothesis Revisited263
14Theory and Practice in Feminism and Media275
15Trends in Feminist Scholarship in Journalism and Communication: Finding Common Ground Between Scholars and Activists Globally289
Part VListening to Concerns About Equity
16Women Graduates (and Men Too) Express Reservations About Journalism Education315
17Communications Research Students: Tomorrow's Academics in Obsolete Worlds?: An International Perspective331
18Sexual Harassment in Communication Graduate Schools349
19Reaching Up, Reaching Out: Mentoring Women in Journalism and Mass Communication Education365
Epilogue385
Tributes to Donna Allen: A Life Dedicated to Achieving Equity
The Life and Work of Dr. Donna Allen387
Donna Allen: A Real S/hero for Real People403
Donna, Donna, Donna407
A Memorial Tribute to Marion Carpenter, White House News Photographer411
AppendixOriginal 1972 Research Report: (More Than You Ever Wanted to Know) About Women in Journalism Education415
Author Biographies453
Author Index467
Subject Index479

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