Feminism in the News

Representations of the Women’s Movement since the 1960s

  • Kaitlynn Mendes

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 166-199

About this book


An exploration of the representations of the women's movement, its members, and their goals between 1968 and 2008 in the British and American press. Examining over 1100 news articles, the book analyses the nuanced ways feminism has historically been supported, marginalized and debated in the mainstream press.


feminism news press women

Authors and affiliations

  • Kaitlynn Mendes
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  1. 1.De Montfort UniversityUK

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