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Gender in children’s television worldwide

Gotz, Maya, Hofmann, Ole, Brosius, Hans-Bernd, Carter, Cynthia, Chan, Kara, Donald, Stephanie H., Fisherkeller, JoEllen, Frenette, Micheline, Kolbjørnsen, Tone, Lemish, Dafna, Lustyik, Kati, McMillin, Divya C., Walma van der Molen, Juliette H., Pecora, Norma, Prinsloo, Jeanne, Pestaj, Marina, Rivero, Pablo Ramos, Mereilles Reis, Ana-Helena, Saeys, Frieda, Scherr, Sebastian and Zhang, Honxia 2008. Gender in children’s television worldwide. Televizion 21

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In the world’s largest quantitative media analysis of children’s TV so far the main characters of fictional programmes in 24 countries were coded. The results show a clear under-representation and stereotyped depiction of female characters worldwide.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Journalism, Media and Culture
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
Additional Information: Inforation came from a search for an Invited paper: Children’s Television Good Gender Practice, Invited by: Geena Davis Institute Gender in Media Conference, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Publisher: International Central Institute for Youth and Educational Television (IZI)
ISSN: 1862-7366
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