TITLE

Race and violence

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Lester
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Fall96, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes features of news programming that focus on race and violence. Myth of reporters' objectivity; Preconceived notions of stories; Overrepresentation of minorities in the role of violent criminals; Need to address accuracy of mass media coverage of crimes.
ACCESSION #
9609280194

 

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