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The Resource Crime and racial constructions : cultural misinformation about African Americans in media and academia, Jeanette Covington, (electronic resource)

Crime and racial constructions : cultural misinformation about African Americans in media and academia, Jeanette Covington, (electronic resource)

Label
Crime and racial constructions : cultural misinformation about African Americans in media and academia
Title
Crime and racial constructions
Title remainder
cultural misinformation about African Americans in media and academia
Statement of responsibility
Jeanette Covington
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Covington, Jeanette
Dewey number
791.43089/96073
LC call number
PN1995.9.N4
LC item number
C625 2010
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • African American women in motion pictures
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology) in motion pictures
  • Violence in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Racism in popular culture
  • Crime and race
  • United States
Label
Crime and racial constructions : cultural misinformation about African Americans in media and academia, Jeanette Covington, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : crime and racial constructions -- Images of black male criminality in media and the social sciences. Black images in the post-civil rights era -- Hollywood and black protest : the rise of ghetto action movies -- Black violence, white violence : cinematic images of the urban underclass -- Making race matter : how criminologists look at African Americans and violence -- Americanizing black violence : making criminology race-free -- Cinematic and academic images of black female criminals and victims. Black women on the silver screen -- Black women, violence and masculinization -- Comforting fictions: black women, Hollywood and color-blind racism
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000358491
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780739145210
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2009051200
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000358491
Label
Crime and racial constructions : cultural misinformation about African Americans in media and academia, Jeanette Covington, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : crime and racial constructions -- Images of black male criminality in media and the social sciences. Black images in the post-civil rights era -- Hollywood and black protest : the rise of ghetto action movies -- Black violence, white violence : cinematic images of the urban underclass -- Making race matter : how criminologists look at African Americans and violence -- Americanizing black violence : making criminology race-free -- Cinematic and academic images of black female criminals and victims. Black women on the silver screen -- Black women, violence and masculinization -- Comforting fictions: black women, Hollywood and color-blind racism
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000358491
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780739145210
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2009051200
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000358491

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