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The handbook of gender, sex, and media /

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Ross, Karen, 1957-
Format: Book
Published: Malden : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Series:Handbooks in communication and media.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Mediated women. The geography of women and media scholarship / Carolyn Byerly
  • Chilean women in changing times: media images and social understandings / Claudia Bucciferro
  • The girls of Parliament: a historical analysis of the press coverage of female politicians in Bulgaria / Elza Ibrosheva and Maria Stover
  • Gossip blogs and "baby bumps": the new visual spectacle of female celebrity in gossip media / Erin Meyers
  • Fanfiction and webnovelas: the digital reading and writing of Brazilian adolescent girls / Ilana Eleá
  • Virtually blonde: blonde jokes in the global age and post-feminist discourse / Limor Shifman and Dafna Lemish
  • Rugged masculinity and other fables. Men, masculinitie and the cave man / Jeffery P. Dennis
  • Rhetorical masculinity: authoritative utterance and the male protagonist / Stuart Price
  • Conan the blueprint: the construction of masculine prototypes in genre films / Guido Ipsen
  • Save the cheerleader, save the males: resurgent protective paternalism in popular film and television after 9/11 / Sarah Godfrey and Hannah Hamad
  • Fucking Vito: masculinity and sexuality in The Sopranos / Lynne Hibberd
  • selling cosmetics to men and reconstructing masculine identity / Claire Harrison
  • Queering the pitch. No hard feelings: reflexivity and queer affect in the new media landscape / Katherine Sender
  • The L word: producing identities through irony / Julie Scanlon
  • Andro-phobia?: when gender queer is too queer for L-word audiences / Rebecca Kern
  • Questioning queer audiences: exploring diversity in lesbian and gay men's media uses and readings / Alexander Dhoest and Nele Simons
  • "In touch" with the female body: cinema, sport and lesbian representability / Katharina Lindner
  • Why doesn't your compass work?: Pirates of the caribbean, fantasy blockbusters and contemporary queer theory / Martin Fradley
  • Raised voices: homophobic abuse as a catalyst for coming out in US teen television drama series / Susan Berridge
  • Transmen on the web: inscribing multiple discourses / Matthew Heinz
  • Transgendered saints and harlots: reproduction of popular Brazilian transgender stereotypes through performance on stage, screen and in everyday life / Johannes Sjöberg
  • Women, men and gender. Sex/gender and the media: from sex roles to social construction and beyond / Cynthia Carter
  • Colin won't drink out of a pink cup / Barbara Mitra and Jenny Lewin-Jones
  • Postfeminism meets hegemonic masculinities: young people read the "knowing wink" in advertising / Sue Abel
  • Communication as commodification: video technology and the gendered gaze / Corinna Chong, Heather Molyneaux and Hélène Fournier
  • Dutch-Moroccan girls performing their selves in instant messaging spaces / Koen Leurs and Sandra Ponzanesi
  • All about sex. Sex and the media / Feona Attwood
  • Deliciously consumable: the uses and abuses of irony in "sex-trafficking" campaign films / Jane Arthurs
  • The sex inspectors: self-help, makeover and mediated sex / Laura Harvey and Rosalind Gill
  • Enacting bodies: online dating and new media practices / Begonya Enguix and Elisenda Ardévol
  • Gender and sexuality in the Internet era / Panayiota Tsatsou
  • Gay for pay: the Internet and the economics of homosexual desire / John Mercer.