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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... Enoch Powell, speeches given tremendous media coverage in part because of Powell's own detailed knowledge of journalistic routines, helped to focus attention on these issues (Smithies and Eiddick, 1969; Reeves, 1983).
... seeks to demonstrate how the routine and mundane activities of an organization can reproduce inequality. A major British inquiry into institutional racism within the Metropolitan Police Service in London defined institutional racism ...
(Stephen Lawrence Report, 1999) Thus, in institutional discrimination the focus is upon the routine practices of the ... Institutional racism begins to enter into an organization when the institutional routines reflect the interests of ...
... or in making 'good' film, there are people with authority, there are proper procedures for getting things done, accepted criteria of excellence, and shared routines for cooling conflict without confronting these power structures.
Reciprocally, the accusation quietly asserts that the com— plainant is 'political' whilst the behavior being objected to is everyday, routine; normal. 5 In Britain in the 1970s and 1980's, there was a vogue for 'Race Awareness Training' ...
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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