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Ceramic Uncles & Celluloid Mammies : Black Images and Their Influence on Culture
by Patricia A. Turner


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Exploring white American popular culture of the past century and a half, Turner details subtle and not-so-subtle negative tropes and images of black people, from Uncle Tom and Aunt Jemima to jokes about Michael Jackson and Jesse Jackson. She feels that far too little has changed in terms of white stereotyping and its negative effects.  Read more...


 
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More About Ceramic Uncles & Celluloid Mammies by Patricia A. Turner
 
 
 
Overview

Exploring white American popular culture of the past century and a half, Turner details subtle and not-so-subtle negative tropes and images of black people, from Uncle Tom and Aunt Jemima to jokes about Michael Jackson and Jesse Jackson. She feels that far too little has changed in terms of white stereotyping and its negative effects.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780813921556
  • ISBN-10: 0813921554
  • Publisher: University of Virginia Press
  • Publish Date: November 2002
  • Page Count: 238
  • Reading Level: Ages 22-UP
  • Dimensions: 9.42 x 6.1 x 0.83 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.97 pounds


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