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Glass ceilings and velvet ghettos?

Marcella, Rita; Baxter, Graeme; Illingworth, Lorraine


Rita Marcella

Graeme Baxter

Lorraine Illingworth


This paper reports the results to date of a research project, funded by the European Social Fund and currently in its second year, which is investigating the existence of any barriers facing women in the Scottish media and communication industries, in terms of employment, career progression, work-life balance, training and income-generating opportunities.

Presentation Conference Type Conference Paper (unpublished)
Start Date Jan 13, 2006
Publication Date Jan 15, 2006
Institution Citation MARCELLA, R., BAXTER, G. and ILLINGWORTH, L. 2006. Glass ceilings and velvet ghettos? Women in the Scottish media and communication industries. Presented at the 2nd Joint annual conference of the Media Communications and Cultural Studies Association (MeCCSA) and Association of Media Practice Educators (AMPE), 13-15 January 2006, Leeds, UK.
Keywords Barriers; Scottish media; Communication industries; Women; Employment; Career progression


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