Race, Media, and the Crisis of Civil Society: From Watts to Rodney King

Race, Media, and the Crisis of Civil Society: From Watts to Rodney King

by Ronald N. Jacobs
     
 

Charts the history, development and influence of the African-American Press.See more details below

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Charts the history, development and influence of the African-American Press.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521623605
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2004
Series:
Cambridge Cultural Social Studies Series
Pages:
204
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.63(d)
Lexile:
1640L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction1
1Race, media, and multiple publics19
2Historicizing the public spheres: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago31
3The Watts uprisings of 196554
4The Rodney King beating81
5Rodney King 1992113
Conclusion140
Notes152
Bibliography175
Index186

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