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The Resource Outsiders still : why women journalists love - and leave - their newspaper careers, Vivian Smith

Outsiders still : why women journalists love - and leave - their newspaper careers, Vivian Smith

Label
Outsiders still : why women journalists love - and leave - their newspaper careers
Title
Outsiders still
Title remainder
why women journalists love - and leave - their newspaper careers
Statement of responsibility
Vivian Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite years of dominating journalism school classrooms across North America, women remain vastly underrepresented at the highest levels of newspaper leadership. Why do so many female journalists leave the industry and so few reach the top?
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Vivian
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Outsiders Still
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women journalists
  • Women journalists
  • Journalism
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Journalism
  • Women journalists
  • Canada
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Journalism
Label
Outsiders still : why women journalists love - and leave - their newspaper careers, Vivian Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction: Are You Still Here?; Journalism Is Great for Men, at Least Historically ; Three Generations, Three Women, Three Stories ; Stability and Neo-Liberalism Sell Papers, or at Least Used To; The Discourses of the Majority ; How I Got the Story ; Structurally Speaking
  • 2 Senior Women Print Journalists: So Stuck, Yet So Lucky Luck, Longevity, and a Passion for Story ; The Defining Business of Being an Outsider; "I'm happy where I am for now" ; "A story that connects with your heart is glued to you" ; "Journalism is easy if you have a wife at home."
  • "If I had kids, I don't think I'd be where I am" "I still think this business needs me to change it" ; Conclusions ; 3 Mid-Career Participants: Hard Work, Sacrifice, and Missing Family Pizza Night; "I've found what I love to do and I just want to get better and better doing it"; "They're going to find out that I am a total fraud"; "If you've never experienced racism, you will never know the pain of it."
  • ''Will my son be proud of me and what I do, or will he think I just wasn't there?""How can I be a journalist and a good mother at the same time?"; "I've always been a storyteller; I think that's it" ; "This is a whole new world and we have to look at stuff differently"; "There's room to be ambitious at the Free Press"; Conclusions: Twisting and Turning on a Middle Rung
  • 4 For the Youngest Journalists, It's "a Game of Chicken" "We're going to be well-positioned -- if we can hang in" ; "I have to fight every single day if I want to stay"; "This shift towards technology, I don't think it's gender specific"; "If someone needs to stay late because someone's called in sick, it will be me"; "You can't write about the world if you're stuck in a newsroom."
Control code
ocn905854882
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442622050
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 4669820
  • 22573/ctt13xtrsv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905854882
Label
Outsiders still : why women journalists love - and leave - their newspaper careers, Vivian Smith
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction: Are You Still Here?; Journalism Is Great for Men, at Least Historically ; Three Generations, Three Women, Three Stories ; Stability and Neo-Liberalism Sell Papers, or at Least Used To; The Discourses of the Majority ; How I Got the Story ; Structurally Speaking
  • 2 Senior Women Print Journalists: So Stuck, Yet So Lucky Luck, Longevity, and a Passion for Story ; The Defining Business of Being an Outsider; "I'm happy where I am for now" ; "A story that connects with your heart is glued to you" ; "Journalism is easy if you have a wife at home."
  • "If I had kids, I don't think I'd be where I am" "I still think this business needs me to change it" ; Conclusions ; 3 Mid-Career Participants: Hard Work, Sacrifice, and Missing Family Pizza Night; "I've found what I love to do and I just want to get better and better doing it"; "They're going to find out that I am a total fraud"; "If you've never experienced racism, you will never know the pain of it."
  • ''Will my son be proud of me and what I do, or will he think I just wasn't there?""How can I be a journalist and a good mother at the same time?"; "I've always been a storyteller; I think that's it" ; "This is a whole new world and we have to look at stuff differently"; "There's room to be ambitious at the Free Press"; Conclusions: Twisting and Turning on a Middle Rung
  • 4 For the Youngest Journalists, It's "a Game of Chicken" "We're going to be well-positioned -- if we can hang in" ; "I have to fight every single day if I want to stay"; "This shift towards technology, I don't think it's gender specific"; "If someone needs to stay late because someone's called in sick, it will be me"; "You can't write about the world if you're stuck in a newsroom."
Control code
ocn905854882
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442622050
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 4669820
  • 22573/ctt13xtrsv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905854882

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