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News Coverage of Violence against Women

Engendering Blame

by Marian Meyers

  • 96 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications, Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Multicultural studies,
  • Social issues,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • Press coverage,
  • Offenses Against Women,
  • Television Journalism,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Sociology,
  • Women,
  • Communication,
  • Journalism,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Communication,
  • Crimes against,
  • Crime and the press

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7908685M
    ISBN 100803956355
    ISBN 109780803956353

    Using nearly two thousand Guatemalan newspaper reports covering murders and assaults on women, this book contextualizes violence against women within the history of violence in Guatemala; gender ideologies and patriarchal social structures; and the contemporary demands of the women’s movement for social and legislative : Sarah England. Violence Against Women videos and latest news articles; your source for the latest news on Violence Against Women.

    How to structure the study of violence against women to yield more useful knowledge. Despite the news coverage and talk shows, the real fundamental nature of violence against women remains unexplored and often misunderstood. Understanding Violence Against Women provides direction for increasing knowledge that can help ameliorate this national.   Objective news coverage and dissemination of information may become one of the most powerful tools in reducing the pervasive problem of violence against women. Examples of biases and distortions in news coverage of women as victims and perpetrators of violence are discussed, including the influence on public perception and by:

    The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) was introduced in the United States Congress in January by Senator Joseph Biden (b) of Delaware. The bill was enacted as part of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act and was signed into law by former president Bill Clinton (b) in September Rizal Representative Fidel Nograles wants to expand the coverage of the Anti-Violence Against Women and Their Children Act of Harry and Meghan join South Africa's fight against gender.


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News Coverage of Violence against Women by Marian Meyers Download PDF EPUB FB2

Marian Meyers explores evidence that shows that news coverage in North American cities routinely depicts criminal violence against females differently from the way it depicts violence against males. She argues that this serves to perpetuate traditional, inegalitarian gender by: News Coverage of Violence Against Women discusses this tendency and how it perpetuates traditional, inegalitarian stereotyping about both men and women.

Author Marian Meyers combines original research with qualitative textual analysis to disclose the underlying ideology, myths, and assumptions within news coverage, pointing out how news broadcasting affects our view of the.

News Coverage of Violence against Women: Engendering Blame by Marian Meyers () [Marian Meyers] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. News coverage of violence against women: Engendering blame Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.

doi: / Meyers, Marian. News Coverage of Violence against Women: Engendering Blame. News Coverage of Violence Against Women is an eye-opening work that will be of great interest to students, researchers, and professionals in a wide range of areas, including communication, media.

Meyers, M. The murder of a battered woman. In News coverage of violence against women: Engendering blame (pp. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

Two stories of violence against women that shook us up its obduracy escalated them, egged on by obsessive media coverage on twenty-four-hour television news channels. Instead of listening to what these young people were demanding, the authorities tried to close down the demonstrations, even using water cannons in the chill of a Delhi winter.

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(). News Coverage Of Violence Against Women. Feminist Media Studies: Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. Cited by: Research Violence against women in India is a continuing social phenomenon. The gang rape of a physiotherapy student in Delhi brought platforms/people on a platform to voice their opinion about security of women in our society.

The Indian mainstream. Changing Media Coverage of Violence Against Women. Journalism Practice: Vol. 12, No. 9, pp. Cited by: 5. InWMC’s Women Under Siege published a list of 10 must-read books on sexualized violence, but in a field this expansive, and one in which research continues to evolve, we couldn’t just stop there.

So, here we have compiled another list of must-reads recommended by experts on gender, sexualized violence, conflict, and human rights. NEWS COVERAGE OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN Downloaded by [University of California, San Francisco] at 12 December CLARK, KATE () 'The linguistics of blame: representations of women Author: Zeynep Alat.

Meyers, M. News and the mythology of anti-woman violence. In News coverage of violence against women: Engendering blame (pp. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE. Readers will study the reasons why women and girls are made the victims of violence on a global scale, and consider the ways that such violence can be combatted.

Taken beyond coverage by the media, readers will see and understand the real lives affected by this violencedispelling the idea that it only happens in certain areas or : Emma Marriott. Marian Meyers explores evidence that shows that news coverage in North American cities routinely depicts criminal violence against females differently from the way it depicts violence against males.

She argues that this serves to perpetuate traditional, inegalitarian gender stereotyping. Analyses on the type of violence reported in the news was restricted to reports on incidents, leaving a total of news reports.

Over three-quarters of reports were in relation to physical violence against women (76%, n = ), followed by sexual violence - sexual assault and/or rape (23%, n = 79, see Fig.

1).Author: Georgina Sutherland, Patricia Easteal, Kate Holland, Cathy Vaughan. Meyers, M. News, violence, and women. In News coverage of violence against women: Engendering blame (pp.

Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc. doi. Meyers, M. “unusualness” and crime news. In News coverage of violence against women: Engendering blame (pp. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications. 1: News coverage of physical violence a gainst women in electronic media. 2: comparative study of print and electronic media about honor killing of women.

3: coverage of crime against women. against women and other women’s health issues. The results of this s tudy show tha t the news of the gang-rape in Delhi on Decem spread globally t hrough professional media sources.

Though it is generally given less attention than sexual assault, domestic violence is quite often depicted in corporate media products, including news broadcasts, television shows, and films. Mediated depictions of domestic violence share many of the same problems as those of sexual assault.

In particular, the media tends to imply that women are somehow culpable when they are being beaten Cited by: 1.News Coverage of Violence Against Women is an eye-opening work that will be of great interest to students, researchers, and professionals in a wide range of areas including communication, media studies, mass communication, sociology, women's studies, cultural studies, popular culture, ethnic studies, and gender studies.