Media Representations of Footballers’ Wives

A Wag’s Life

  • Authors
  • Jennifer Bullen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Jennifer Bullen
    Pages 1-15
  3. Jennifer Bullen
    Pages 16-51
  4. Jennifer Bullen
    Pages 52-70
  5. Jennifer Bullen
    Pages 71-108
  6. Jennifer Bullen
    Pages 109-138
  7. Jennifer Bullen
    Pages 139-178
  8. Jennifer Bullen
    Pages 179-187
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 188-221

About this book


Representing a detailed analysis of footballers' wives and their role in contemporary British culture, this books explores how the generic and stereotypical 'Wag' has been created by newspaper and magazine coverage, auto/biographies and influential television programmes.


British culture class gender media representation wives celebrity football magazines newspapers reality television culture Framing methodology Print television

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