Mediating Misogyny

Gender, Technology, and Harassment

  • Jacqueline Ryan Vickery
  • Tracy Everbach

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. Feminist Discourses

  3. Research and Case Studies

  4. Feminist Resistance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 269-269
    2. Michelle Ferrier, Nisha Garud-Patkar
      Pages 311-332

About this book

Introduction

Mediating Misogyny is a collection of original academic essays that foregrounds the intersection of gender, technology, and media. Framed and informed by feminist theory, the book offers empirical research and nuanced theoretical analysis about the gender-based harassment women experience both online and offline. The contributors of this volume provide information on the ways feminist activists are using digital tools to combat harassment, raise awareness, and organize for social and political change across the globe. Lastly, the book provides practical resources and tips to help students, educators, institutions, and researchers stop online harassment.

Keywords

Misogyny in Media Gender-based Harassment Harassment Awareness Trolling Gamergate

Editors and affiliations

  • Jacqueline Ryan Vickery
    • 1
  • Tracy Everbach
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Media ArtsUniversity of North TexasDenton, TXUSA
  2. 2.Mayborn School of JournalismUniversity of North TexasDenton, TXUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-72917-6
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2018
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Cham
  • eBook Packages Literature, Cultural and Media Studies
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-72916-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-72917-6
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