ERIC Number: EJ348909
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Rethinking Gender Research in Communication.
Rakow, Lana F.
Journal of Communication, v36 n4 p11-26 Aut 1986
Examines the origins of social science assumptions about gender, gender research, and the major research approaches to gender provided by feminist theories. Argues that gender should be seen as a verb indicating how individuals construct and maintain particular gender systems. Claims that this conception of gender represents a starting point for innovative approaches to communication research. (JD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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