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Luther, Catherine A.

Diversity in U.S. Mass Media

Luther, Catherine A. - Diversity in U.S. Mass Media, ebook

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Diversity in U.S. Mass Media provides comprehensive coverage of the evolution and issues surrounding portrayals of social groups within the mass media of the United States.

  • Focuses on past and current mass media representations of social groups
  • Provides an overview of key theories that have guided research in mass media representations and stereotyping
  • Discusses the impact new media has on representation and how technology is giving a new voice to various social groups
  • Includes a chapter on how mass media industries are addressing diversity, complete with specially-commissioned interviews with media professionals
  • Offers helpful supplementary features such as a glossary, questions for reflection, suggestions for projects related to diversity in mass media, and online resources for both instructors and students
  • Accompanying website provides a glossary, links to related sites, recommendations of films to watch in the classroom, ideas for research projects, and an instructor's manual with sample syllabi

Keywords: General Communication & Media Studies, Race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability, television, representations, film, culture, portrayal

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
384 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781444344523
Printed ISBN
9781405187930

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