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Gender and media baseline study

Gender and media baseline study

southern African regional overview

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Published by MISA, Gender Links in Windhoek, Namibia, Johannesburg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass media and women -- Africa, Southern.,
  • Mass media and sex -- Africa, Southern.,
  • Women in the mass media industry -- Africa, Southern.,
  • Women in mass media.,
  • Mass media -- Social aspects -- Africa, Southern.,
  • Sexism in communication -- Africa, Southern.,
  • Sex discrimination against women -- Africa, Southern.,
  • Women -- Africa, Southern -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Pat Made, Colleen Lowe Morna and Alice Kwaramba, compilers and editors].
    ContributionsMade, Patricia., Morna, Colleen Lowe., Kwaramba, Alice., Media Institute of Southern Africa.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP94.5.W652 A3764 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16694687M
    LC Control Number2007381789

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