Groupies, fangirls and shippers: the endurance of a gender stereotype

Gerrard, Y. (2021) Groupies, fangirls and shippers: the endurance of a gender stereotype. American Behavioral Scientist. ISSN 0002-7642



  • Gerrard, Y.
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Keywords: fangirl; groupie; teen TV; television fandom; gender stereotype
  • Published (online): 16 September 2021
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Social Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Sociological Studies (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2021 15:41
Last Modified: 11 Oct 2021 15:41
Status: Published online
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Refereed: Yes
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