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Mediated Messages and African-American Culture Contemporary Issues by Venise T. Berry
  

Mediated Messages and African-American Culture Contemporary Issues

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Mediated Messages and African-American Culture Contemporary Issues by Venise T. Berry

Images of African Americans abound in United States' culture - on television, in films, on the radio and in newsprint. Whether in works by African Americans - most notably popular music, film and now television programmes - or works about African Americans, from documentaries to news coverage, strong images pervade our public consciousness. Integrating applied analysis, case studies and critical perspectives, contributions from leading scholars explore key issues including: the relationship between black men and the police; the state of the African-American press; and the perpetuation of images of African Americans as poor, violent and undereducated.

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Book Info

Publication date

14th February 1996

Author

Venise T. Berry

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Publisher

SAGE Publications Inc

Format

Paperback
318 pages

Categories

Anthropology


Social issues & processes
Communication studies

ISBN

9780803972780

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