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Race/Gender/Class/Media Plus 3.0

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ISBN-10: 0205861814

ISBN-13: 9780205861811

Edition: 3rd 2013

Authors: Rebecca Ann Lind

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Updated in its 3rdedition, Lind’sRace/Gender/Class/Mediacontains 51 readings that help readers to think critically about issues of race and gender in the media. The readings address a multitude of topics in three major sections–Audience, Content, and Production–and approach the matter of race and gender in the media from rhetorical, social scientific, and critical/cultural perspectives. The author places strong importance to introducing the material in the text and orienting the reader to the content through overviews, context-specific introductions, and descriptions of each reading.
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Book details

List price: $138.67
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 6/11/2012
Binding: Mixed Media
Pages: 384
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

Preface
Laying a Foundation for Studying Race, Gender, and the Media
Audiences
Media Effects
The Social Psychology of Stereotypes: Implications for Media Audiences
"He was a Black Guy:" How News's Misrepresentation of Crime Creates Fear of Blacks
Media Literacy in Eating Disorder Treatment
Believing Blogs: Does a Blogger's Gender Influence Credibility?
Video Game Design and Acceptance of Hate Speech in Online Gaming
Audience Studies
Women with Physical Disabilities, Body Image, Media, and Self-Conception
Negotiating the Mediascape: Asian-American Men and American Mass Media
Man Up: Viewer Responses to Images of Less than Ideal Males in Advertising
How TV Makes Arabs and Muslims Feel About Themselves
Finding Home in a Song and a Dance: Nation, Culture, Bollywood
"Why Don't You Act your Color?": Pre-Teen Girls, Identity, and Popular Music
Arguing Over Images: Native American Mascots and Race
Produsage
Dreaming in Colour: Fan Fiction as Critical Reception
Crank Dat Barack Obama!: Social Media and the 2008 Presidential Election
How College Students Display Ethnic Identity on Facebook
"Walking in the City" in an Age of Mobile Technologies
"Becoming Modular: the (Re-)Assembled Queer "Male" Body and Its Digitally-Enabled Sexual Economy
Content
Journalism, Advertising, and Public Relations
Why are Some Bullying Victims More Newsworthy Than Others?
What's in a Name?: Framing the Immigration Story
Framing Feminism
"Outwhiting the Whites": An Examination of the Persistence of Asian American Model Minority Discourse
The Unchanging Face of the News: a Content Analysis of Online News Sites
Gambling with Identity: American Indian Self-Representations on Tribal Web Sites
Marketing Authenticity: "Real Indians" as Coming Attractions in Contemporary Hollywood
Advertising and Hispanic Culture
"The More You Subtract the More You Add": Cutting Girls Down to Size in Advertising
Film and Entertainment Television
"People tell me I'm white": Stephen Colbert and Comic Deconstruction of Colorblindness
Race, Hierarchy, and Hyenaphobia in "The Lion King,"
Bella's Choice: Deconstructing Ideology and Power in The Twilight Saga
Mass Media, Mass Media Indians and American Indians
It's Okay That we Back-Stab Each Other: Cultural Myths that Fuel the Battling Female in The Bachelor
Is Daddy's Little Girl a Bitch or a Princess?: Narratives of Female Identity on My Super Sweet 16
The New Gay Domesticity: Homonormativity in ABC's Brothers and Sisters, Gust a Yep
Fragmented Femininity: Postfeminism, Motherhood and Multiple Personalities on Prime-Time Television
Mothers in Media
Wicked Stepmothers Wear Dior: Hollywood's Modern Fairy Tales
Music and New Media
Anti-Gay Speech on the Internet and the Movement to Counteract Cyber-Hate
Mining the Opinion of the Globe
Community Blogging as Relational and Identity Resolution: Gender, Race and the "PostSecret" Phenomenon
Eminem's Love the Way You Lie and the Normalization of Violence Against Women
AudreyMagazine.com: Portrayals of Asian American Women Online by Asian American Women
Gender and Race as Meaning Systems: Understanding Theoretical, Historical and Institutional Implications of Sexualized Imagery in Rap Music
Conflict Diamonds, Globalization and Consumption: An Examination of Kanye West's Diamonds from Sierra Leone
Resident Racist: Embodiment and Game Controller Mechanics
Production
Producing Media Content
Exploring Gay/Straight Relationships on Local Television News
The "Tom Joyner Morning Show:" Activist Urban Radio in the Age of Consolidation
Reflections on Being a Community Journalist
Locating Butch in "Out of Bounds:" Female Football Players, Expressions of Masculinity, and Participatory Cinema
Media/Communication Organizations
POOR Magazine and Civic Engagement Through Community Media
Women in Television and Radio News
Planning to Succeed: Role Models of Women Working in Mediated Message Industries
Epilogue: Concluding Thoughts, Additional Resources
Contributors
Appendix: Alternate Tables of Contents