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Book Chapter
Author, Analytic
de Bruin, Marjan
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Caribbean Institute of Media Communication
Title, Analytic
Gender politics and media production
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Author, Monographic
Bailey, Barbara,; Leo-Rhynie, Elsa A.
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Title, Monographic
Gender in the 21st century , Caribbean perspectives, visions and possibilities
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Refereed
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Place of Publication
Kingston. Jamaica
Publisher Name
Ian Randle
Date of Publication
2004
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Page(s)
217-236
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Abstract
Explores the role gender plays in the dynamics of media production in two Caribbean countries-Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago. It aims to explore the concepts of gender, organizational and professional identity. The author conducted in-depth interviews with nineteen female and male journalists working in newsrooms in Caribbean media. The interpretation of the findings focused on recognizing indications for identities at work: the shifting of identifications; the preference for certain identities; the rejection of others; denying, asserting, ignoring identities.....
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