Mass Media: Media Representations - Gender

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1. Who believed that magazines promote a cult of femininity which shows how excellence is achieved through caring for others, marriage and appearance?

  • Orbach
  • Ferguson
  • Wolf
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2. How many women were featured in Sports Monthly in 2008?

  • 49
  • 19
  • 13
  • 53

3. Who believed that women are hardly in the news?

  • Gallagher
  • Tuchman
  • Gill

4. What are the three stereotypes identified by Gill?

  • young physically toned and smart hetero uses sexual power over men, vengeful hetero beautiful woman set on punishing ex, hot lesbian entwined with beautiful woman
  • women hardly in news, barely any coverage of women's sports, women invisible in the media

5. Who stated that 3 stereotypes of women can be seen?

  • Gallagher
  • Gill
  • Gauntlett


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