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Title EGirls, eCitizens / edited by Jane Bailey and Valerie Steeves.

Publication Info. Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, 2015.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Law, technology and media
Law, technology, and media.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "EGirls, eCitizens is a landmark work that explores the many and varied forces shaping girls' and young women's experiences of privacy, identity, and equality in our digitally networked society. Drawing on the multi-disciplinary expertise of a remarkable team of leading Canadian and international scholars, as well as Canada's leading digital literacy organization, MediaSmarts, this edited collection definitively presents the complex realities of digitized communications for girls and young women, as revealed through the findings of the The eGirls Project ( and other important research initiatives."-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Introduction : Cyber-utopia? Getting beyond the binary notion of technology as good or bad for girls -- part I. It's Not that simple : complicating girls' experiences on social media -- part II. Living in a gendered gaze -- part III. Dealing with sexualized violence -- part IV. eGirls, eCitizens.
Language English.
Subject Teenage girls.
Young women.
Social media.
Internet -- Social aspects.
Jeunes femmes.
Médias sociaux.
Internet -- Aspect social.
Social interaction.
Technology: general issues.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Women's Studies.
Cyberfeminism. (OCoLC)fst00885776
Internet -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01766793
Social media. (OCoLC)fst01741098
Teenage girls. (OCoLC)fst01145412
Young women. (OCoLC)fst01183301
Gender & Ethnic Studies.
Social Sciences.
Gender Studies & Sexuality.
Indexed Term the egirls project.
digitally networked society.
gendered gaze.
young women.
digitized communications.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Steeves, Valerie M., 1959- author, editor.
Bailey, Jane, 1965- author, editor.
Other Form: Print version: EGirls, eCitizens./. [Ottawa, Ontario] : University of Ottawa Press, 2015. Law, technology and media Law, technology and media (CaOONL)20159028892 (OCoLC)907565937
ISBN 9780776622583 (electronic bk.)
0776622587 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. 10.26530/OAPEN_569530 doi
NLC 000043564543
NLC 20159028906
AU@ 000056993519
GBVCP 869967363

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