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
Size: 32.98 MB
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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.

Historical Dictionary Of African American Television

Author: Kathleen Fearn-Banks
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0810879174
Size: 27.64 MB
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This second edition covers the history of African Americans on television from the beginning of national television through the present day including: chronology; introductory essay appendixes bibliography over 1000 cross-referenced entries on actors, performers, producers, directors, news and sports journalists

The A To Z Of African American Television

Author: Kathleen Fearn-Banks
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810863484
Size: 59.91 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.

Encyclopedia Of Television G P

Author: Horace Newcomb
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781884964251
Size: 17.22 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.

Great African American Women

Author: Darryl Lyman
Publisher: Random House Value Pub
ISBN: 9780517162163
Size: 74.86 MB
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Celebrates the lives and accomplishments of such African American women as Sojourner Truth, Florence Griffith Joyner, Rosa Parks, Zora Neale Hurston, Barbara Jordan, Alice Walker, and Myrlie Evers-Williams.

Contemporary Black Biography

Author: Gale Group
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780787609535
Size: 37.96 MB
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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.

Business Leader Profiles For Students

Author: Gale Group
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780787629359
Size: 33.35 MB
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Profiles of significant contributors to business and industry, past and present, written especially for high school students.


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