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Minorities in the Media
Discussion of how minorities are represented in the media.
# 122484 | 1,500 words | 8 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Communication (Mass Media) , African-American Studies (Racism)

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This paper examines stereotyping of racial minorities in the mass media, including newspapers, TV, radio and motion pictures. In particular, it addresses the problems associated with negative stereotyping of African Americans. The effect of media content on public perception and opinion is also analyzed.

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"The purpose of this research is to examine ways in which mass media portrayals of racial minorities tend to stereotype them as existing outside the real society and either not desiring to or not entitled to experience full participation in the social mainstream. The plan of the research will be to set forth the context of the issue of minorities in the media in terms of the power that mass media have to shape attitudes and indeed the entire cultural ethos and then to supply examples that reinforce the..."

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