Written in a clear and accessible style, with lots of examples from Anglo-American media, "Gender and the Media" offers a critical introduction to the study of gender in the media, and an up-to-date assessment of the key issues and debates. Because I don’t want to just argue that the media portrays men and women in a negative way, but that that portrayal influences the way we perceive and perform gender! Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Libraries, , Offering a critical introduction to the study of gender in the media, this accessible text looks indepth at talk shows, magazines, news, advertising and contemporary screen and paperback romances to examine how representations of women and men are changing in the 21st century, Includes bibliographical references (p. 272-290) and index. Finden Sie alle Bücher, Informationen zum Autor. Gender and the Media sheds new light on where we have been, and where we are going. This type of study is good because basically anyone can do it, but it has its limitations (11). Leider ist ein Problem beim Speichern Ihrer Cookie-Einstellungen aufgetreten. Stattdessen betrachtet unser System Faktoren wie die Aktualität einer Rezension und ob der Rezensent den Artikel bei Amazon gekauft hat. ( Log Out /  media gender sexuality neoliberalism subjectivity. Support. Social Media; Email; Share Access; Share this article via social media. 89, 99 € eBook (ePUB) 18, 99 € eBook Weitere Formate Weitere Formate Overlay schließen. Hinzufügen war nicht erfolgreich. Versandt und verkauft von Amazon. It will be a staple of all media studies and women's studies classes for at least the next decade." Dezember 2012, Ordered this to aid with a women and the media module at University. This challenged the notion that what was represented in TV or ads was not an accurate reflection of real life, rather a glorified image. Eschewing a straightforwardly positive or negative assessment the book explores the contradictory character of contemporary gender representations, where confident expressions of girl power sit alongside reports of epidemic levels of anorexia among young women, moral panics about the impact on men of idealized representations of the 'six-pack', but near silence about the pervasive re-sexualization of women's bodies, along with a growing use of irony and playfulness that render critique extremely difficult.The book looks in depth at five areas of media - talk shows, magazines, news, advertising, and contemporary screen and paperback romances - to examine how representations of women and men are changing in the twenty-first century, partly in response to feminist, queer and anti-racist critique. "This book is extremely well written, which adds to its excellence as a text that combines an expert synthesis of the literature and Gill's own insightful analysis. Es liegen 0 Rezensionen und 0 Bewertungen aus Deutschland vor, Entdecken Sie jetzt alle Amazon Prime-Vorteile. Gender and the Media is also concerned with the theoretical tools available for analysing representations. "Rosalind Gill's book is an invaluable contribution to the field of gender and media research. (Englisch) Taschenbuch – Illustriert, 1. 89,99 € Accordion öffnen. Articles Cited by. Details. Wählen Sie die Kategorie aus, in der Sie suchen möchten. It will be a staple of all media studies and women's studies classes for at least the next decade." Einer der beiden Artikel ist schneller versandfertig. Gender and Education, "Brilliant - a must-read for all media educators." Never before have these mediums been so ubiquitous, and I think that means the risk and the challenge has never been higher. Um aus diesem Karussell zu navigieren, benutzen Sie bitte Ihre Überschrift-Tastenkombination, um zur nächsten oder vorherigen Überschrift zu navigieren. Well written and engaging, it offers an overview of contemporary representations of gender, a sense of the main theoretical and methodological approaches at issue and a grounding in the cultural politics of the field." November 2006. I used it for University and it was a great help! MwSt. gebundene Ausgabe. It is also a grown-up book that moves beyond the current feminist preoccupation with 'girls', to a renewed focus on 'women' in their infinite variety. Wählen Sie eine Sprache für Ihren Einkauf. This was one reason why I stopped buying women's magazines because I'm not particularly interested in being told I'm the wrong size or should do more to keep my man interested. Leider ist ein Problem beim Speichern Ihrer Cookie-Einstellungen aufgetreten. Es liegen 0 Rezensionen und 0 Bewertungen aus Deutschland vor, Entdecken Sie jetzt alle Amazon Prime-Vorteile. Essentially the author is arguing that these fields will always be changing, and I think that’s a great point!