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

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

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
Dewey number
791.43089/96073
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.N4
LC item number
C625 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Crime and racial constructions : cultural misinformation about African Americans in media and academia, Jeanette Covington
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 335 p.
Isbn
9780739145210
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2009051200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn491901309
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn649616163
Label
Crime and racial constructions : cultural misinformation about African Americans in media and academia, Jeanette Covington
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 335 p.
Isbn
9780739145210
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2009051200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn491901309
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn649616163

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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