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Title:
Images that injure : pictorial stereotypes in the media
Author:
Lester, Paul Martin.
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
xii, 322 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
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.
ISBN:
9780275978464

9780275978457
Format :
Book