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African-Americans Portrayals in Mass Media

African-Americans Portrayals in Mass Media. The questions of how African-Americans are portrayed in the American mass media is a complex one. ....

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African American Youth Violence

.... In addition, researchers report that media portrayals of stereotypes construct images of African American violators, which contributes to youth violence in ....

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Cabin in the Sky

.... Nevertheless, for the reasons described above, it remained popular with black audiences who were seldom treated to portrayals of African Americans that ....

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1943 Musical Comedy Cabin in the Sky

.... Nevertheless, for the reasons described above, it remained popular with black audiences who were seldom treated to portrayals of African Americans that ....

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Negative Portrayals of Lawyers & Judges in 4 Films

.... Judge Lyttle in "Presumed Innocent" is an African-American, distinguished in .... films considered here, since it has no specifically negative portrayals of lawyers ....

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Hollywood Racism

.... In many cases negative portrayals of African Americans turn up in films produced and directed by Blacks, starring primarily Black actors. ....

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Portrayal of Asian Women in US Media

.... While Emtman (1996) indicated that this invisibility might be preferable to the negative portrayals that African-Americans and Hispanics have to deal with, it ....

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Harlem Renaissance

.... As such, the portrayals of African Americans that emerged during the artistic expression of the Harlem Renaissance were dualistic. ....

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African Americans in the Colonial Era

.... in "different sorts of people than the older racist of romantic portrayals led people to .... much of the course for the subsequent history of African Americans was ....

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African-Americans in Film

.... absence of any discussion of such roles in histories of African Americans in .... controversy of this sort and sought safer subjects and safer portrayals of black ....

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The dispersion of African culture & religion

.... the constant spate of negative media portrayals contributes to anxiety, emotional disorientation, and low self- expectation among people of African decent, to ....

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Criminal Justice

.... are limited and may cause more harm to innocent young African American males .... Half of the media portrayals focus on Blake’s celebrity, while the other half ....

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Alice Walker

.... Times. There is also a distinction to be made between two portrayals of what might be called African American authenticity. In "Everyday ....

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Cultural Diversity in the US

.... won the Pulitzer Prize. Her works are intense portrayals of the lives of African-American men and women. A former teacher of literature ....

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Social & Psychological Viewoint in Popular Films

.... Portrayals of African Americans, Hispanic Americans, and other minorities like homosexuals have become more broad and representative of the social and ....

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The Media & the Black Freedom Movement

.... Hutchinson, JF (1997). Cultural portrayals of African Americans: Creating an ethnic/racial identity. Westport, CT: Bergin & Garvey. Kazin, M. (1995). ....

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The Medium and the Black Freedom Movement

.... Hutchinson, JF (1997). Cultural portrayals of African Americans: Creating an ethnic/racial identity. Westport, CT: Bergin & Garvey. Kazin, M. (1995). ....

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Civil Rights Movement and Modern American Society

.... distort imagines of black poverty with highly negative portrayals that emphasize .... Further, Gilens remarks that stories of African-Americans who comprise ôthe ....

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Media's Images of Women & Self-Esteem

.... Although African-American women have traditionally protested the stereotypical depiction of .... seek control of their own images if accurate portrayals of gender ....

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Blacks in the Military

.... However, most film portrayals of the black military man before the 1980s were .... such characters allowed to exist as flesh-and-blood African-American characters ....

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Textbook Bias

.... it can be assumed that references to African Americans occur more frequently in social studies textbooks. But the question is, are these portrayals fair and ....

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Hollywood Homophobia and Racism

.... of the twentieth century, the history of Hollywood cinema had been largely one of invisibility with respect to portrayals of homosexuals and African Americans. ....

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Geography and the US

.... towns are still not as hospitable to African Americans as they should be, however. To return to a discussion of the media and its portrayals of American culture ....

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Everyday Use

.... with misguided black pride, while Mama and daughter Maggie are portrayals of authentic .... to be an authentic racial identity including a new African name, Wangero ....

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"Everyday Use"

.... with misguided black pride, while Mama and daughter Maggie are portrayals of authentic .... to be an authentic racial identity including a new African name, Wangero ....

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Minorities and Family Violence Since the time o

.... Currently, media and film portrayals of violence often glamorize violence as a .... She agrees with White and Berry that focusing on the African-American experience ....

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America and Religion

.... see Islam as a violent religion because of media portrayals of Arabs .... descendants of immigrants, with the remaining one-third being African American converts to ....

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Race Relations Since 1945

.... from economics, political representation is still a challenge for African-Americans and .... By offering accurate and well-rounded portrayals of all cultures, it is ....

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Ethnic Stereotypes in American Films

.... African American Review, 31(4): 667-681. Flanagan, MM (1994, Spring). .... The impact of factual versus fictional media portrayals on cultural stereotypes. ....

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Los Angeles riot in 1992

.... Subclaim 3: Media portrayals of apparent racial social equality are fraudulent and .... However, hooks describes African Americans as mere foils for the lead ....

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