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Title Women, media, and sport : challenging gender values / edited by Pamela J. Creedon.

Imprint Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1994.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  796.082 W842    ---  Available
Description x, 358 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Women, media and sport : creating and reflecting gender values / Pamela J. Creedon -- The media's role in accommodating and resisting sterotyped images of women in sport / Mary Jo Kane, Susan L. Greendorfer -- Sportswomen in black and white : sports history from an Afro-American perspective / Linda D. Williams -- Women in toyland : a look at women in American newspaper sports journalism / Pamela J. Creedon -- From whalebone to spandex : women and sports journalism in American magazines, photography and broadcasting / Pamela J. Creedon -- Conversations with women sports journalists / Judith A. Cramer -- Double fault : Renee Richards and the construction and naturalization of difference / Susan Birrell, Cheryl L. Cole -- Baseball and the social construction of gender / Karlene Ferrante -- Global games, entertainment and leisure : women as TV spectators / Anne Cooper-Chen -- From the feminine mystique to the female physique : uncovering the archetype of Artemis in sport / Pamela J. Creedon -- Gazing at Artemis : the active female archetype in popular film / Molly Merryman -- Reawakening to the co-essence model of sport : Stanford's Tara VanDerveer leads the way / Pamela Sue Highlen.
Subject Sex discrimination in sports.
Mass media and sports.
Added Author Creedon, Pamela J.
ISBN 0803952333
0803952341 (pbk.)

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