Media, Gender and Identity: An Introduction ePub download
by David Gauntlett
- ISBN: 0415396603
- ISBN13: 978-0415396608
- ePub: 1682 kb | FB2: 1642 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Social Sciences
- Publisher: Routledge; 2 edition (May 14, 2008)
- Pages: 336
- Rating: 4.1/5
- Votes: 141
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David Gauntlett is Professor of Media and Communications at the University of Westminster, London. He is the author of several books on media audiences and identities, including Moving Experiences (1995, 2005) and Creative Explorations (2007).
David Gauntlett is Professor of Media and Communications at the University of Westminster, London.
David Gauntlett (born 15 March 1971) is a British sociologist and media theorist, and the author of several books including Making is Connecting. His earlier work concerned contemporary media audiences, and has moved towards a focus on the everyday making and sharing of digital media and social media, as well as the power of making in general, and the role of these activities in self-identity and building creative cultures.
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Home Browse Books Book details, Media, Gender, and Identity: An Introduction. David Gauntlett draws on recent theories of identity negotiation and queer theory to understand the place of popular media in people's lives. Media, Gender, and Identity: An Introduction. Why explore the relationship between media, gender and identity? Media and communications are a central element of modern life, whilst gender and sexuality remain at the core of how we think about our identities.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-270) and index. Introduction - Some background debates - Representations of gender in the past - Representations of gender today - Giddens, modernity and self-identity - Michel Foucault: discourses and lifestyles - Queer theory and fluid idenities - Men's magazines and modern male identites - Women's magazines and female idenities today - Directions for. Living: role models, pop music and self-help discourses - Conclusions.
Media, Gender and Identity. First published 2002 by Routledge.
Media, Gender and Identity book.
The book includes: A comparison of gender representations in the past an. .
The book includes: A comparison of gender representations in the past and today, from James Bond to Ugly Betty.
Popular media present a vast array of stories about women and men. What impact do these images and ideas have on people’s identities?
The new edition of Media, Gender and Identity is a highly readable introduction to the relationship between media and gender identities today. Fully revised and updated, including new case studies and a new chapter, it considers a wide range of research and provides new ways for thinking about the media’s influence on gender and sexuality.
David Gauntlett discusses movies such as Knocked Up and Spiderman 3, men’s and women’s magazines, TV shows, self-help books, YouTube videos, and more, to show how the media play a role in the shaping of individual self-identities.
The book includes:acomparison of gender representations in the past and today, from James Bond to Ugly Betty an introduction to key theorists such as Judith Butler, Anthony Giddens and Michel Foucault an outline of creative approaches, where identities are explored with video, drawing, or Lego bricks aCompanion Website with extra articles, interviews and selected links, at: www.theoryhead.com.