How Women Made the News. A Case-Study of Femeia Magazine in Communist Romania under Ceaușescu

@inproceedings{Constantinescu2017HowWM,
  title={How Women Made the News. A Case-Study of Femeia Magazine in Communist Romania under Ceaușescu},
  author={Sorana Constantinescu},
  year={2017}
}
In the Romanian communist regime, women’s status and emancipation were recurrent themes. Women’s representation in official propaganda was mainly conceived as the cultural component of the Party’s policies of social engineering, promoting the communist ideal of womanhood, which was both heavily burdened with multiple tasks that were necessary to the state, and shifted the aspects it emphasized and nuanced as the needs of the state changed. These needs had to be balanced with the P.C.R.’s… Expand
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