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Title Images that injure : pictorial stereotypes in the media / edited by Paul Martin Lester and Susan Dente Ross ; foreword by Everette E. Dennis.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger, c2003.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    303.385 IMA 2003    Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xii, 322 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-305) and index.
Contents Foreword / Everette E. Dennis -- Images that injure: an introduction / Paul Martin Lester, Susan Dente Ross -- I. A GENERAL OVERVIEW -- Moral responsibilities and the power of pictures / Deni Elliott -- Stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination / Willard F. Enteman -- Media methods that lead to stereotypes / Travis Linn -- Unconscious, ubiquitous frames / Susan Dente Ross -- Images that heal / J.B. Colson -- II. STEREOTYPES FROM SEPTEMBER 11, 2001 -- Visual symbolism and stereotypes in the wake of 9/11 / Paul Martin Lester -- Terrorists we like and terrorists we don't like / Deni Elliott -- Unequal combatants on an uneven media battlefield : Palestine and Israel / Susan Dente Ross -- Post-9/11 discrimination against Arabs and Muslims / James W. Brown -- Arabs and Arab Americans : ancient Middle East conflicts hit home / Nancy Beth Jackson -- III. ETHNIC STEREOTYPES -- Media stereotypes of African Americans / Linus Abraham -- Ethnic stereotypes : Hispanics and Mexican Americans / Ramón Chávez -- Exotics, erotics, and coconuts : Stereotypes of Pacific Islanders / Tom Brislin -- Native American stereotypes / Lucy A. Ganje -- Jewish images that injure / Marsha Woodbury -- Images of Irish Americans : Invisible, inebriated, or irascible / Susan Dente Ross -- IV. GENDER STEREOTYPES -- Woman as sex partners / Kim Walsh-Childers -- We've come a long way maybe : An analysis of the portrayal of women in Super Bowl commercials from 1989 to 2002 / Bonnie Drewniany -- V. AGE STEREOTYPES -- The child as image : Media stereotypes of children / Kathy Brittain McKee -- Growing old in commercials : Not always a laughing matter / Ted Curtis Smythe -- VI. PHYSICAL STEREOTYPES -- The invisible cultural group : Images of disability / Jack A. Nelson -- The blind in the media : A vision of stereotypes in action / Lee Wilkins -- VII. SEXUAL ORIENTATION STEREOTYPES -- Recapturing the archetype: An inclusive vision of sexuality and gender / Marguerite Moritz -- The avocado and the asparagus : Searching for masculine and feminine archetypes within the stereotyping theater of sexualized mediatypes / Julianne H. Newton, Rick Williams -- VIII. MISCELLANEOUS STEREOTYPES -- Drawing blood : Images stereotypes, and the political cartoon / Keith Kenney, Michael Colgan -- Transformation of a stereotype : Geeks, nerds, whiz kids, and hackers / Olan Farnall -- Stereotyping of media personnel / Walter B. Jaehnig -- IX. CONCLUSION -- Common ground and future hopes / Clifford G. Christians.
Subject Stereotype (Psychology) in mass media.
Added Author Lester, Paul Martin.
Ross, Susan Dente.
ISBN 027597846X (alk. paper)
0275978451 (pbk. : alk. paper) : $26.95

 
    
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