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Spotlight on Scottish Media: Language matters

Results from our Media Monitoring project: part 2 

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Media representation of violence against women: why do the papers give celebrities a pass?

Media representation of violence against women: why do the papers give celebrities a pass?

This blog is the fourth in a series in which Claire Simpson, PhD student at the University of Stirling discusses the results of her media monitoring project.

Posted: May 16, 2017
Blog category: zero tolerance, prevention education, gender
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Why we are taking a ‘whole schools’ approach to prevention

Why we are taking a ‘whole schools’ approach to prevention

Amy Marshall blogs about the Whole Schools Approach and why we need everyone on board to tackle gender inequality in education.
 

Posted: November 28, 2016
Blog category: prevention education
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Personal Problems and Women’s Issues: Sexual Violence in Teen TV

Personal Problems and Women’s Issues: Sexual Violence in Teen TV

In recent years, the sexualisation of popular culture, and specifically the impact of this on young people, has been a great source of anxiety, prompting lots of popular media commentary as well as academic research and policy intervention (APA 2007; ASA 2008; Papadopoulos 2010; Gill 2012).

 

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Planning for Equality: Commercial frontages and the exclusion of women from Edinburgh’s public realm

By guest blogger, Chiquita Elvin

Posted: February 28, 2014
Blog category: zero tolerance, men, feminism, prevention education, children, early years, gender, media, rape culture
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Write to End Violence Against Women Awards - Letter to The Sun

I am writing to you as a member of the judging panel of the Write to End Violence Against Women Awards, a new awards scheme recognising and rewarding high quality journalism that makes a positive contribution to changing attitudes to violence against women.

Posted: December 4, 2013
Blog category: feminism, prevention education, gender, media
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