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Scottsboro and Its Legacy: The Cases that Challenged American Legal and ...

James R. Acker - History - 2008 - 258 pages
A vivid account of the Scottsboro Boys case-the alleged crimes, their legal aftermath, and their immediate and enduring social significance.
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The Godfather of Tabloid: Generoso Pope Jr. and the National Enquirer

Jack Vitek - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 296 pages
They’re hard to miss at grocery stores and newsstands in America—the colorful, heavily illustrated tabloid newspapers with headlines promising shocking, unlikely, and ...
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Reality Show: Inside the Last Great Television News War

Howard Kurtz - Social Science - 2007 - 480 pages
Dan Rather, Tom Brokaw, Peter Jennings: They were on a first-name basis with the country for a generation, leading viewers through moments of triumph and tragedy. But now that ...
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Christotainment: Selling Jesus Through Popular Culture

Shirley R. Steinberg - Education - 2008 - 304 pages
For more than two thousand years Christian expansion and proselytizing was couched in terms of "defending the faith." Until recently in the United States, much of that defense ...
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The Japanification of Children's Popular Culture: From Godzilla to Miyazaki

Mark I. West - Social Science - 2008 - 306 pages
A variety of contributors discuss the impact of such Japanese cultural exports as anime, manga, and electronic/video games and explain why these forms of culture are so popular ...
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Media Scandals

Alan Bisbort - History - 2008 - 232 pages
Provides an overview of the most influential and notorious media scandals and examines the ethical issues that come into play.
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Conspiracy Theory in Film, Television, and Politics

Gordon B. Arnold - Performing Arts - 2008 - 189 pages
Since the assassination of John F. Kennedy, motion pictures and television productions-some based on historical fact and conjecture, others clearly fanciful-have embraced the ...
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Fade to Black and White: Interracial Images in Popular Culture

Erica Chito Childs - Social Science - 2009 - 250 pages
There is no teasing apart what interracial couples think of themselves from what society shows them about themselves. Following on her earlier ground-breaking study of the ...
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Stars in Our Eyes: The Star Phenomenon in the Contemporary Era

Angela Ndalianis, Charlotte Henry - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 185 pages
Addresses the integral role played by the star persona in the contemporary media, and explores alternate critical, historical, and theoretical models.
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Ugly War, Pretty Package: How CNN and Fox News Made the Invasion of Iraq ...

Deborah L. Jaramillo - Social Science - 2009 - 272 pages
Deborah L. Jaramillo investigates cable news' presentation of the Iraq War in relation to "high concept" filmmaking. High concept films can be reduced to single-sentence ...
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