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The Resource Mediated women : representations in popular culture, edited by Marian Meyers

Mediated women : representations in popular culture, edited by Marian Meyers

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Mediated women : representations in popular culture
Title
Mediated women
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representations in popular culture
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edited by Marian Meyers
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eng
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illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1421
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.M43 1999
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non fiction
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bibliography
Mediated women : representations in popular culture, edited by Marian Meyers
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
  • I. Introduction. Fracturing women / Marian Meyers. II. Reinforcing stereotypes. Messages to women on love and marriage from women's magazines / Susan H. Alexander -- Reader's digest on women : antifeminist articulations of "the second sex" / Shawmy Anderson -- The pornography of everyday life / Jane Caputi -- Mammy goes to Las Vegas : Showgirls and the constancy of African-American female stereotypes / Carmen R. Gillespie -- Tales of difference : representations of American Indian women in popular film and television / S. Elizabeth Bird -- Who is the Puerto Rican woman and how is she? : shall Hollywood respond? / Jocelyn A. Géliga Vargas -- From rags to riches : the story of class advancement in women's figure skating coverage / Bettina Fabos. III. Limit/ed/ing challenges. "More power!" : negotiating masculinity and femininity in Home improvement / Charlene Dellinger-Pate and Roger C. Aden -- "We are your neighbors" : Serving in silence and the simulated lesbian / Amy Villarejo -- Only a joke? : the standup comedy of women of color / Cristina Bodinger-deUriarte -- Madonna : transgression and reinscription / Carolyn Lea -- New York times coverage of Anita Hill as a female cipher / Linda Steiner
  • IV. Complexities and contradictions. The portrayal of women in television advertising / Carolyn Lin -- Gender, Melrose Place, and the Aaron Spelling legacy / Elayne Rapping -- Film noir, feminism, and the femme fatale : the hyper-sexed reality of Basic instinct / Tom Reichert and Charlene Melcher -- "Who talks like that?" : foregrounding stereotypes on The nanny / Barbara Wilinsky. IV. Representing progress. And she lived happily ever after-- : the Disney myth in the video age / Jill Birnie Henke and Diane Zimmerman Umble -- Las familias y las latinas : mediated representations of gender roles / Lisa A. Flores and Michelle A. Holling -- Immigrant inscriptions : redefining race and gender in Mississippi Masala / Anjali Ram -- Gettin' real love : Waiting to exhale and film representations of womanist identity / Meta G. Carstarphen -- News, feminism and the dialectics of gender relations / Carolyn M. Byerly
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24 cm.
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Extent
xiv, 428 p.
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9781572732407
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(pbk.)
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99029090
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