Women and Media Industries in Europe

Tarja Savolainen

Helsinki University

Nordicom Information 37 (2) 2015


Overview

Tarja Sovelainen offers an introductory overview of research into the progress made by the European Council in relation to the objectives set by the Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, 1994. This paper particularly focuses on the role of women in the

media, their representation, the use of balance and stereotypes, and the access of women to expression and decision-making in and through media outlets.

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