The Resource Window dressing on the set, an update : a report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights

Window dressing on the set, an update : a report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights

Label
Window dressing on the set, an update : a report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights
Title
Window dressing on the set, an update
Title remainder
a report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charts and text show the progression of the portrayals of women and minorities in the media (television drama, television news, employment at local and network stations) and the effects of these portrayals on television viewers beginning in the mid-70s to 1979. Also includes response letters from the Federal Communications Commission and the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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HeinOnline Women & the Law (Peggy) Collection
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1992.8.W65
LC item number
U5 1979 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • statistics
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United States Commission on Civil Rights
Series statement
DPL Latin American Research and Service Agency LARASA collection
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  • Television broadcasting
  • Women on television
  • Minorities on television
  • Women in television broadcasting
  • Minorities in television broadcasting
  • Television broadcasting
  • Minorities in television broadcasting
  • Minorities on television
  • Women in television broadcasting
  • Women on television
  • United States
Label
Window dressing on the set, an update : a report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Note
Reevaluates the findings of the 1977 report: Window dressing on the set : women and minorities in television
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Proportion of characters by race and sex
  • Age of characters
  • Comic roles
  • Violence
  • Occupational portrayals : Major occupational categories
  • Specific occupational titles.
  • Discussions
  • 3.
  • Minorities and women in network television news :
  • News content : Topics of news stories ; Newsmakers ; Newsmaker roles. News correspondents : The commission's sample ; Analysis of all correspondents appearing in 1977. Discussions
  • 1.
  • Women and minorities as anchors
  • Equal employment opportunities at the networks
  • 4.
  • Employment of minorities and women at local television stations and the networks :
  • Equal employment opportunities at local stations
  • Women and minorities in policymaking positions
  • Affirmative action in television employment
  • Equal employment opportunity at the networks
  • 5.
  • Television's effect on viewers and the first amendment :
  • Commercial television, the portrayal of minorities and women in the mid-seventies :
  • Television's effect :
  • Television's effect on children ;
  • The
  • Effect of televised violence on children ;
  • The
  • Effect of television advertising on children ;
  • The
  • Effect of the portrayal of minorities and women on children.
  • The
  • Role of the federal communications commission ;
  • Early portrayal of minorities
  • The
  • First amendment and children's television
  • Violence, the family hour and the first amendment ;
  • The
  • Portrayal of minorities and women on television and the first amendment
  • 6. Findings and recommendations : Findings :
  • Stereotyped portrayals in television drama
  • Women and minorities in network news
  • Women and minorities as officials and managers.
  • Recommendations :
  • Portrayal of minorities in the mid-1970s
  • Portrayal of women and minorities in television programming
  • FCC enforcement of equal employment opportunity in broadcasting
  • Industry
  • Black situation comedies
  • Portrayal of women in the mid-1970s
  • 2.
  • Portrayal of minorities and women in television drama :
Control code
623501836
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 97 pages)
Form of item
online
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
graphs
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)623501836
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Window dressing on the set, an update : a report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights
Publication
Manufacture
Note
Reevaluates the findings of the 1977 report: Window dressing on the set : women and minorities in television
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Proportion of characters by race and sex
  • Age of characters
  • Comic roles
  • Violence
  • Occupational portrayals : Major occupational categories
  • Specific occupational titles.
  • Discussions
  • 3.
  • Minorities and women in network television news :
  • News content : Topics of news stories ; Newsmakers ; Newsmaker roles. News correspondents : The commission's sample ; Analysis of all correspondents appearing in 1977. Discussions
  • 1.
  • Women and minorities as anchors
  • Equal employment opportunities at the networks
  • 4.
  • Employment of minorities and women at local television stations and the networks :
  • Equal employment opportunities at local stations
  • Women and minorities in policymaking positions
  • Affirmative action in television employment
  • Equal employment opportunity at the networks
  • 5.
  • Television's effect on viewers and the first amendment :
  • Commercial television, the portrayal of minorities and women in the mid-seventies :
  • Television's effect :
  • Television's effect on children ;
  • The
  • Effect of televised violence on children ;
  • The
  • Effect of television advertising on children ;
  • The
  • Effect of the portrayal of minorities and women on children.
  • The
  • Role of the federal communications commission ;
  • Early portrayal of minorities
  • The
  • First amendment and children's television
  • Violence, the family hour and the first amendment ;
  • The
  • Portrayal of minorities and women on television and the first amendment
  • 6. Findings and recommendations : Findings :
  • Stereotyped portrayals in television drama
  • Women and minorities in network news
  • Women and minorities as officials and managers.
  • Recommendations :
  • Portrayal of minorities in the mid-1970s
  • Portrayal of women and minorities in television programming
  • FCC enforcement of equal employment opportunity in broadcasting
  • Industry
  • Black situation comedies
  • Portrayal of women in the mid-1970s
  • 2.
  • Portrayal of minorities and women in television drama :
Control code
623501836
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 97 pages)
Form of item
online
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
graphs
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)623501836
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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