Table of contents for Women and journalism / Deborah Chambers, Linda Steiner and Carole Fleming.


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WOMEN AND JOURNALISM 
CONTENTS
Introduction: Women and Journalism in the United States and the United 
Kingdom.
Women Journalists as Spectacle
"But I Don't Do Weddings': Women's Entrance into the Profession
Relevant Sources on Women in Journalism
Education and Training of Women for Journalism
Women's Contemporary Status in News Journalism
Women and Public Discourse in the Age of New Media
	
Chapter 1: Early Women Journalists: 1850-1945 
The Rise of Women Journalists
The Impact of New Journalism on Women 
Women in the Black Press
'Journalism for Women'
Radio Broadcasting - A Voice for Women?
British Broadcasting
US Broadcasting
Conclusion
Chapter 2: Women Journalists in the Post-War Period 
Women at British Newspapers 
	 Women's Pages
 The Personal as Political
Women at United States Newspapers 
 Family Connections in Publishing
 The 'New' New Journalism
 The Issue of the Women's Pages
Women in Radio in the UK
Women in Radio in the United States
Women in Television in the UK
Women in Television in the United States
 Racial Discrimination
 Implications for the Women's Movement
 	Conclusion			
Chapter 3: The Education and Training of Women Journalists 
Training and Education in the United States
Early Responses to Women Journalism Students 
Training and Education in the UK
Routes into Journalism in the UK
Early Efforts of Women to Teach Journalism in the USA
	Tracks for Women in US Journalism Education
The Representation of Women in Journalism Textbooks
Contemporary Opportunities and Journalism Education in the United States
Diversity in the Curriculum
Developments in British Education and Training
Conclusion
Chapter 4: 'One of the Boys?' Women's Experiences of the 'Glass Ceiling' 
Setting the Scene: Problems and Issues Raised About Women's Career 
Progression
Career Patterns in Journalism in the United States and Britain
Career Patterns in the United States
Career Patterns in UK
Professional and Union Organisations
Gender Segregation in Fields of Journalism
Women in Decision-making Positions
United States
United Kingdom
Sexism in the Newsroom
Women in Local Newsrooms
Conclusion
Chapter 5: Gendered News Room Cultures and Values 
Gender and Professional Values
Broadening the Definition of News
Journalism Awards
Pulitzer Prizes in the US
British Journalism Awards
'Humanising' the New
Sports Journalism
The Under Representation of Women in Serious News
Strategies for Dealing with Masculine Newsroom Cultures
Sexist Language in Newsrooms
Strategies for Dealing with Sexist Writing Styles
Strategies Used by Women to Challenge Masculine Newsroom Cultures
Women's Management styles
Conclusion
Chapter 6: Challenges to Sexism and Discrimination
Early Challenges
Women Begin to Organize
Trans-Atlantic Allies at Press Conferences
Storming the Locker room and Stadium Press Box
Laws and Legislative Action in the United States
British Initiatives for Gender Equality
Examples of Challenges in the United States
Black Women's Law Suits
 Too Old, Too Unattractive, and Not Sufficiently Deferential
Conclusion
Chapter 7: The 'First Wave' of Women's Alternative Journalism 
The American Moral Reform and Suffrage Press
The British Suffrage Press
Turn of the Century Efforts and Lessons
Chapter 8: Women's Alternative Journalism of the 'Second' and 'Third' Wave
Second-Wave American Periodicals
British Feminist Periodicals
		British Feminist Magazine, Spare Rib
The Lesbian Press 
Women's Alternative News Periodicals from 1980 to the present
MS Magazine
Recent trends in alternative and feminist print journalism
Conclusion
Chapter 9: Women's Alternative Media in Broadcasting and the Internet
Women's Alternative Radio
Women's Radio Stations in the UK
Women's Alternative Television Programmes
The US Cable Experiment
New Directions in Cable TV for Women in America
Women's Internet News and Information Groups
Conclusion
Chapter 10: Women War Correspondents 
War Reporting in the Nineteenth Century
Reporting on World Wars
Reporting the Vietnam War
Women War Correspondents Between the 1970s and the 1990s
Women Reporting on the Afghan War
Conclusion: Women War Correspondents' Conspicuous Presence
Chapter 11: 'Postmodern Journalism' and its Implications for Women 
Confessional Journalism and 'Therapy News'
The Sexualization of News
Judging Women TV News Presenters by Their Looks
Post-feminist Journalism
Women Professionals' Views of the New Trends in Journalism
Conclusions
Chapter 12: Conclusion: Women, Journalism and New Media 
Features of the Gendered Structuring of Journalism
 Gender and Online Journalism
 Mainstream Journalism and Interactivity
Women, Internet and the Public Sphere




Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Women in journalism United States History 20th century, Women in journalism United States History 19th century, Women in journalism Great Britain History 20th century, Women in journalism Great Britain History 19th century