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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For it is precisely in the definition of the situation offered by news media that a racialization of events may be transmitted more or less uncritically to audiences (Hartmann and Husband, 1974; ...
Reeves defines this as: 'persons speak purposely to their audience about racial matters, while avoiding the overt deployment of racial descriptions, evaluations and prescriptions' (1983: 4). For example, in the British context the word ...
Hence any academic revelation of the lineaments of contemporary racist discourse requires a degree of politi— cal sophistication from those who are the intended audience for these findings. Unfortunately, the political sensitivities ...
Diasporic communities become globalized audiences (Cunningham and Sinclair, 2000; Sinclair et al., 1996) and minority ethnic media become infrastructural prerequisites of a viable multi-ethnic public sphere (Husband, 1994a).
A social psychological insight into the subjective existential nature of ethnicity as a facet of personal identity is necessary to examining the partisan engagement of audiences, and professionals ...
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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