March 4, 2017

Media Depictions of Brides, Wives, and Mothers by Alena Amato Ruggerio,Ann E. Burnette,Mary Frances

By Alena Amato Ruggerio,Ann E. Burnette,Mary Frances Casper,Hao-Chieh Chang,Dacia Charlesworth,Sheryl L. Cunningham,Lauren J. DeCarvalho,Deneen Gilmour,Victoria L. Godwin,Heidi E. Hamilton,Marceline Thompson Hayes,Paula Hopeck,Rebecca K. Ivic,Deborah A. Mace

Media Depictions of Brides, other halves, and Mothers, edited by way of Alena Amato Ruggerio, explores how tv, movie, the web, and different media variously perpetuate gender stereotypes. The members to this quantity convey quite a few feminist rhetorical and media feedback ways from around the conversation self-discipline to their analyses of the way tv, movie, information assurance, and the web form our expectancies of the functionality of women’s identities. This assortment contains stories of Bridezillas, Jon & Kate Plus 8, Sex and the City, Sarah Palin, Nancy Pelosi, The satan Wears Prada, Practical Magic, “momtini” blogs, and Mad Men fan web pages. Readers will discover ways to practice the insights from each one bankruptcy to their very own units of myths, stereotypes, and assumptions approximately gendered roles, and to acknowledge the probabilities for either liberation and domination whilst women’s practices of marrying, mating, and mothering are represented and misrepresented within the media. This assortment is a necessary contribution to media experiences and feedback of gender stereotypes in modern culture.

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