Women in Mass Communication / Edition 3

Women in Mass Communication / Edition 3

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Women in Mass Communication / Edition 3

The Third Edition of Women in Mass Communication provides a new generation of students with an insightful examination of women in the journalism and mass communication professions. In this seminal volume, editors Pamela Creedon and Judith Cramer offer ideas and directions for improving the status of women—and men— working in the field.

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ISBN-13: 9781412936958
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 06/28/2006
Edition description: Third Edition
Pages: 360
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Two Decades of Progress?
Chapter 1: Introduction: We've Come a Long Way, Maybe... - Judith Cramer and Pam Creedon
Chapter 2: Sexed and Gendered Bodies in Journalism Textbooks - Linda Steiner
Chapter 3: How to Stir Up a Hornet's Nest: Studying the Implications of Women Journalism Majors - Maurine H. Beasley
Part II: Update on the Professions
Chapter 4: Women in Newspaper Journalism (Since the 1990s) - June O. Nicholson
Chapter 5: Women's Salary and Status in the Magazine Industry - Sammye Johnson
Chapter 6: Radio: The More Things Change...The More They Stay the Same - Judith Cramer
Chapter 7: Women and Minorities in Commercial and Public Television News, 1994-2004 - Jannette L. Dates
Chapter 8: Women in Public Relations: Success Linked to Organizational and Societal Cultures - Elizabeth L. Toth and Carolyn Garett Cline
Chapter 9: Advertising Women: Images, Audiences, and Advertisers - Nancy Mitchell
Chapter 10: The Power to Improve Lives: Women in Health Communication - Julie L. Andsager
Chapter 11: Scholastic Media: Women in Quantity and Quality...But Is That Enough? - Candace Perkins Bowen
Chapter12: Increased Legitimacy, Fewer Women? Analyzing Editorial Leadership and Gender in Online Journalism - Shayla Thiel Stern
Chapter 13: Women Journalists in Toyland and in the Locker Room: It's All About the Money - Pam Creedon and Roseanna M. Smith
Part III: International Perspectives
Chapter 14: Three Steps Forward and Two Steps Back? Women Journalists in the Western World Between Progress, Standstill, and Retreat - Romy Frohlich
Chapter 15: Bewitched, Bedeviled, and Left Behind: Women in Mass Communication in a World of Faith - Debra L. Mason
Chapter 16: The Global Context of Women in Communication - H. Leslie Steeves
Part IV: Building a Foundation for Further Study
Chapter 17: On the Margins: Examining the Intersection of Women and the Law of Mass Communication - Diane L. Borden and Maria B. Marron
Chapter 18: Situating "the Other ": Women, Racial, and Sexual Minorities in the Media - Carolyn M. Byerly
Chapter 19: Myths of Race and Beauty in Teen Magazines: A Semiotic Analysis - Meenakshi Gigi Durham
Chapter 20: The Social Construction of Leadership and Its Implications for Women in Mass Communication - Linda Aldoory
Chapter 21: Got Theory? - Laura A. Wackwitz and Lana F. Rakow
Part V: Where Do We Go From Here?
Chapter 22: Our Conclusion: Gender Values Remain, Inequity Resurges, and Globalization Brings New Challenges - Pam Creedon and Judith Cramer

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