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Encyclopedia of African American popular culture. Jessie Carney Smith, editor. Santa Barbara, Calif.: Greenwood, c2011 (DR) E174 .E54 2011
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Part V: Contemporary Issues, Ch. 31 “Race”
Part VI: Major Social Movements, Ch. 28 “Ethnic and Nationalist Social Movements”
Part IV: Identity and Difference, Ch. 15 “Race after the Cultural Turn”
Part III: Inequality and Diversity
“Emancipation; Equality and Inequality; Ethnicity; Race; Racism; Stereotype”
Part IV: Race, Gender, and Ethnicity
Part II: People and Movements, Ch. 10 “Hyphen Nation: Ethnicity in American Intellectual and Political Life;” Ch. 12 “The Historiography of the Struggle for Black Equality since 1945”
Part V: Effects, Ch. 20 “Race and Crime in the Media: Research from a Media Effects Perspective;” Ch. 23 “The Impact of Stereotypical and Counter-Stereotypical News on Viewer Perceptions of Blacks and Latinos: An Exploratory Study”
Part VI: Futures, Ch. 25 “All Consuming Identities: Race, Mass Media, and the Pedagogy of Resentment in the Age of Difference”
See also: A Companion to the American South
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