Screening the Los Angeles 'Riots': Race, Seeing, and Resistance / Edition 1

Screening the Los Angeles 'Riots': Race, Seeing, and Resistance / Edition 1

by Darnell M. Hunt
     
 

Examines TV coverage of Los Angeles riots and responses of viewers of different ethnicity.See more details below

Overview

Examines TV coverage of Los Angeles riots and responses of viewers of different ethnicity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521578141
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2003
Series:
Cambridge Cultural Social Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
332
Sales rank:
1,212,535
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

List of figures; List of tables; Preface; 1. Introduction; Part I. Context and Text: 2. Media, race and resistance; 3. Establishing a meaningful benchmark: the KTTV text and its assumptions; Part II. Audience: 4. Stigmatized by association: Latino-raced informants and the KTTV text; 5. Ambivalent insiders: black-raced informants and the KTTV text; 6. Innocent bystanders: white-raced informants and the KTTV text; Part III. Analysis and Conclusions: 7. Raced ways of seeing; 8. Meaning-making and resistance; Postscript; Appendices; Notes; References; Index.

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