TITLE

Media portrays most poor people as black: Study

PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Jet;09/08/97, Vol. 92 Issue 16, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States media uses images of Afro-Americans more often than whites to illustrate stories about poverty even though most of the nation's poor are white. Highlights of the story done by Martin Gilens; Comparison of images used by national television newscasts and magazines.
ACCESSION #
9709112739

 

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