Representing Race: Racisms, Ethnicity and the Media
"Well-informed, thoughtful and transnational in its perspectives, Downing and Husband′s work is likely to become the key text in the field. The book is essential reading for anyone interested in the politics of race and representation."
- Professor Daya K. Thussu, University of Westminster
The media play a diverse and significant role in the practical expression of racism and in the everyday politics of ethnicity. Written by two veterans of research on media and ′race′, this book offers a fresh comparative analyses of the issues and sets out the key agendas for future study. Representing Race - Racisms, Ethnicities and Media:
Drawing on years of research, this book provides both a major intervention in the debate, as well as a comprehensive introduction to the area. It will be required reading for anyone interested in race, representation and the media.
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... Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies at Birmingham University), whatever their dif— ferences in approach, were populated by people mostly skeptical of American empiricist sociology and broadly committed to an anti—racist agenda.
... then a number of challenges for the agendas of this text immediately emerge. One obvious, though not necessarily easily resolvable, conundrum lies in the presumption that it is easy, or even relatively easy, to distinguish between ...
In developing our approach to exploring the relationships of ethnicity and the media we would wish to propose that a degree of mutual respect for different research methods and research agendas would be a deeply rewarding stance.
They are, in effect, being accused of being neurotically fixated with discrimination and having a rigid, and self— aggrandizing, moral agenda. Reciprocally, the accusation quietly asserts that the com— plainant is 'political' whilst the ...
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Achievements and Limitations
8 Communities of Practice and the Cultures of Media Production
9 The MultiEthnic Public Sphere and Differentiated Citizenship