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Women in communication : a biographical sourcebook

Author: Nancy Signorielli
Publisher: Westport, Connecticut : Greenwood Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on pioneers in journalism, contemporary media professionals, and scholars in interpersonal, organizational, and mass communication, this book provides full profiles of 48 outstanding women in communication. Each profile examines the woman's family background, education, mentors, career path, major contributions and achievements, and concludes with a bibliography of the most important scholarly publications.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Women in communication.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996
(OCoLC)605921574
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Signorielli
ISBN: 0313291640 9780313291647
OCLC Number: 34046784
Description: xxv, 501 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Mary Clemmer Ames (1831-1884) / Patricia L. Dooley --
Sandra Jean Ball-Rokeach (1941- ) / Amy I. Nathanson --
Margaret Bourke-White (1904-1971) / Ginger Rudeseal Carter --
Helen Gurley Brown (1922- ) / Candace Lewis --
Judee K. Burgoon (1948- ) / Beth A. Le Poire --
Joanne Cantor (1945- ) / Amy I. Nathanson --
Peggy Charren (1928- ) / Ellen A. Wartella --
Constance (Connie) Yu-Hwa Chung (1946- ) / Susan G. Kahlenberg --
Ruth Franklin Crane (1902-1989) / Norma Pecora --
Dorothy Day (1897-1980) / Pamela J. Shoemaker and Michael Breen --
Brenda L. Dervin (1938- ) / Carole A. Barbato --
Nancy Dickerson (1927- ) / Christine L. Ogan --
Dorothy Dix (Elizabeth Meriwether Gilmer) (1861-1951) / Roger D. Haney --
Elaine Goodale Eastman (1863-1953) / Julia R. Dobrow --
Mary Anne Fitzpatrick (1949- ) / Beth Haslett --
Pauline Frederick (1908-1990) / Louise Benjamin --
Ellen Goodman (1941- ) / Julia R. Dobrow --
Doris Appel Graber (1923- ) / Douglas M. McLeod --
Katharine Graham (1917- ) / Candace Lewis --
Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (1788-1879) / Diane Zimmerman Umble --
Herta Herzog (1910- ) / Elizabeth M. Perse --
Marguerite Higgins (1920-1966) / Jessica Staples --
Hilde Himmelweit (1918-1989) / Scott E. Caplan --
Aletha C. Huston (1939- ) / John P. Murray --
Kathleen Hall Jamieson (1946- ) / David S. Birdsell --
Jean Kilbourne (1943- ) / Juliet Dee --
Dorothy Mae Kilgallen (1913-1965) / Sheila Clough Crifasi --
Gladys Engel Lang (1919- ) / William P. Eveland, Jr. --
Mary Margaret McBride (1889-1976) / Sheila Clough Crifasi --
Anne O'Hare McCormick (1880-1954) / Margot Hardenbergh --
Sara Miller McCune (1941- ) / Candace Lewis --
Margaret L. McLaughlin (1943- ) / Wendy Samter --
Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann (1916- ) / K. Viswanath --
Helen Rogers Reid (1882-1970) / Elizabeth V. Burt --
Cokie Roberts (1943- ) / Juliet Dee --
L. Edna Rogers (1933- ) / Carol Wilder --
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) / Maurine H. Beasley --
Anne Newport Royall (1769-1854) / Carol Sue Humphrey --
Rebecca Boring Rubin (1948- ) / Elizabeth E. Graham --
Jessica Savitch (1947-1983) / Sue Lawrence --
Dorothy G. Singer (1927- ) / Robert Miller --
Gloria M. Steinem (1934- ) / Johnna M. Moyer --
Ida Minerva Tarbell (1857-1944) / Amy Sarch --
Dorothy Thompson (1893-1961) / James W. Tankard, Jr. --
Judith Cary Waller (1889-1973) / Louise Benjamin --
Barbara Walters (1931- ) / Suzanne Marcus --
Ellen Wartella (1949- ) / Alison Alexander --
Ida B. Wells-Barnett (1862-1931) / Dorothy Zeccola --
Short biographies of notable women in communication.
Responsibility: edited by Nancy Signorielli ; foreword by Alan M. Rubin.

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