Television S Imageable Influences

Author: Camille O. Cosby
Publisher: University Press of America
ISBN: 1461664462
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Camille O. Cosby presents a startling examination of how young African-Americans are dramatically impacted by the pervasive negative images of their culture that are regularly portrayed on television. Dr. Cosby shows how American media establishments have engineered a climate of ignorance and disenfranchisement by fostering misinformation and indifference.

African Americans On Television

Author: David J. Leonard
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0275995151
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A comprehensive look at the history of African Americans on television that discusses major trends in black TV and examines the broader social implications of the relationship between race and popular culture as well as race and representation.

The A To Z Of African American Television

Author: Kathleen Fearn-Banks
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810863484
Size: 50.91 MB
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From Amos 'n' Andy to The Jeffersons to Family Matters to Chappelle's Show, this volume covers it all with entries on all different genres_animation, documentaries, sitcoms, sports, talk shows, and variety shows_and performers such as Muhammad Ali, Louis Armstrong, Bill Cosby, and Oprah Winfrey. Additionally, information can be found on general issues, ranging from African American audiences and stereotypes through the related networks and organizations. This book has hundreds of cross-referenced entries, from A to Z, in the dictionary and a list of acronyms with their corresponding definitions. The extensive chronology shows who did what and when and the introduction traces the often difficult circumstances African American performers faced compared to the more satisfactory present situation. Finally, the bibliography is useful to those readers who want to know more about specific topics or persons.

Historical Dictionary Of African American Television

Author: Kathleen Fearn-Banks
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810865228
Size: 72.53 MB
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From Amos 'n' Andy to The Jeffersons to Family Matters to Chappelle's Show, this volume covers it all with entries on all different genres_animation, documentaries, sitcoms, sports, talk shows, and variety shows_and performers such as Muhammad Ali, Louis Armstrong, Bill Cosby, and Oprah Winfrey. Additionally, information can be found on general issues, ranging from African American audiences and stereotypes through the related networks and organizations. This book has hundreds of cross-referenced entries, from A to Z, in the dictionary and a list of acronyms with their corresponding definitions. The extensive chronology shows who did what and when and the introduction traces the often difficult circumstances African American performers faced compared to the more satisfactory present situation. Finally, the bibliography is useful to those readers who want to know more about specific topics or persons.

African American Culture

Author: Sandra Adell
Publisher: Gale Research International, Limited
ISBN: 9780810384859
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New Volume This unique ready-reference series investigates international culture and the means by which we communicate. Each alphabetically arranged volume focuses on a particular culture, with 500 to l,000 signed entries ranging from 50 to 1,000 words. Enhancements include maps, illustrations and photos, a master chronology, a glossary and a keyword index.

Contemporary Black Biography

Author: Gale Group
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780787609535
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Biographical profiles of important and influential persons of African heritage who form the international black community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields providing coverage of names found in today's headlines as well as selected individuals from earlier in this century whose influence continues to have an impact on contemporary life.

Encyclopedia Of Television G P

Author: Horace Newcomb
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781884964251
Size: 13.17 MB
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The Encyclopedia of Television, second edtion is the first major reference work to provide description, history, analysis, and information on more than 1100 subjects related to television in its international context. For a full list of entries, contributors, and more, visit the Encyclo pedia of Television, 2nd edition website.

Business Leader Profiles For Students

Author: Gale Group
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780787629359
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Profiles of significant contributors to business and industry, past and present, written especially for high school students.

The African American Experience In Cyberspace

Author: Abdul Alkalimat
Publisher: Pluto Press
ISBN: 9780745322223
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The World Wide Web is the greatest source of information used by students and teachers, media and library professionals, as well as the general public. There is so great a flow of information that it is necessary to have a tool for guiding one to the best and most reliable sources. This important new guide to the African American experience in cyberspace fills this need for people in all areas of Black Studies and Multiculturalism. There is no search engine list that can match the quality of sites to be found in this book.Alkalimat provides an easy to use directory to the very best websites that deal with the African American Experience. The first section covers every aspect of African American history, while a second section deals with a diverse set of topics covering society and culture. Each chapter has a brief essay, extensively annotation on the five best sites for each topic, and then a group of good sites and a short bibliography. This book is designed for a course at the high school or college level. This book should be kept near every home computer that people use to surf the web for Black content.Most people have found out that the major corporations and governments have been the dominant uploaders of information into cyberspace. This volume is different because it is a serious introduction to the full democratic use of the web. These websites will introduce people to the people who are serious about ending the digital divide because they are busy uploading information about the most excluded and marginalized people, the African American community. Many of these sites are being established by Black Studies academic programmes, as well as community based organizations and institutions.

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