New Contours in the Mediated Sex/Gender/Sexuality Landscape

New Contours in the Mediated Sex/Gender/Sexuality Landscape Sex Roles (2013) 68:620–622 DOI 10.1007/s11199-012-0250-3 BOOK REVIEW New Contours in the Mediated Sex/Gender/Sexuality Landscape The Handbook of Gender, Sex and Media. Edited by Karen Ross, Malden, MA, Wiley, 2012. 576 pp. $199.95 (hardcover). ISBN: 978-1-4443-3854-6 Kristin Kenneavy Published online: 3 January 2013 # Springer Science+Business Media New York 2012 I recently worked on a survey project with some of my the Media, edited by Karen Ross, is a gift made even more undergraduate students. We wanted to include measures of attractive in that the concepts are explored within the con- sex and sexuality but wanted to create closed-ended questions text of many students’ favorite topic: media. Additionally, that wouldn’t be skipped by respondents. As we began to draft this volume is a treasure for researchers and theorists look- the items, I suggested that we add the category “queer” to the ing for a current and diverse collection of original research array of sexuality options. A few of my students looked at me within this body of knowledge. Key strengths of the text quizzically and asked, “Queer? What is that? Couldn’tthat include the clarity of the overall organization, the appealing respondent just put themselves in the gay or lesbian http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Sex Roles Springer Journals

New Contours in the Mediated Sex/Gender/Sexuality Landscape

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/new-contours-in-the-mediated-sex-gender-sexuality-landscape-2u0FjmryGf
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright
Copyright © 2012 by Springer Science+Business Media New York
Subject
Psychology; Gender Studies; Sociology, general; Medicine/Public Health, general
ISSN
0360-0025
eISSN
1573-2762
D.O.I.
10.1007/s11199-012-0250-3
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Sex Roles (2013) 68:620–622 DOI 10.1007/s11199-012-0250-3 BOOK REVIEW New Contours in the Mediated Sex/Gender/Sexuality Landscape The Handbook of Gender, Sex and Media. Edited by Karen Ross, Malden, MA, Wiley, 2012. 576 pp. $199.95 (hardcover). ISBN: 978-1-4443-3854-6 Kristin Kenneavy Published online: 3 January 2013 # Springer Science+Business Media New York 2012 I recently worked on a survey project with some of my the Media, edited by Karen Ross, is a gift made even more undergraduate students. We wanted to include measures of attractive in that the concepts are explored within the con- sex and sexuality but wanted to create closed-ended questions text of many students’ favorite topic: media. Additionally, that wouldn’t be skipped by respondents. As we began to draft this volume is a treasure for researchers and theorists look- the items, I suggested that we add the category “queer” to the ing for a current and diverse collection of original research array of sexuality options. A few of my students looked at me within this body of knowledge. Key strengths of the text quizzically and asked, “Queer? What is that? Couldn’tthat include the clarity of the overall organization, the appealing respondent just put themselves in the gay or lesbian

Journal

Sex RolesSpringer Journals

Published: Jan 3, 2013

References

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off