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Representing race : racisms, ethnicities and media

Author: John Downing; Charles Husband
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2005.
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The media play a diverse and significant role in the practical expression of racism and in the everyday politics of ethnicity. Written by two veterans of research on media and 'race', this book offers a fresh comparative analysis of the issues and sets out the key agendas for future study. This book: Introduces and evaluates key conceptual issues; Provides a conceptual framework for understanding the role of the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Downing, John (John Derek Hall).
Representing race.
London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2005
(OCoLC)609232427
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Downing; Charles Husband
ISBN: 076196911X 9780761969112 0761969128 9780761969129 9781847871213 1847871216
OCLC Number: 52145042
Description: xiii, 241 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 'Race' and ethnicity: definitions and issues --
Research on racism, ethnicity and media --
Racism and the media of the extremist right --
Violence, 'race' and media: comparative perspectives --
The distinctive challenge of indigeneity --
Media monitoring and codes of practice --
Pressurizing the media industry: achievements and limitations --
Communities of practice and the cultures of media production --
The multi-ethnic public sphere and differentiated citizenship.
Responsibility: John Downing and Charles Husband.
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The Media play a diverse and significant role in the practical expression of racism and in the everyday politics of ethnicity. Written by two veterans of research on media and 'race', this book  Read more...

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