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The Resource Real sister : stereotypes, respectability, and black women in reality TV, edited by Jervette R. Ward

Real sister : stereotypes, respectability, and black women in reality TV, edited by Jervette R. Ward

Label
Real sister : stereotypes, respectability, and black women in reality TV
Title
Real sister
Title remainder
stereotypes, respectability, and black women in reality TV
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jervette R. Ward
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.45/60973
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.8.A34
LC item number
R43 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ward, Jervette R.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reality television programs
  • African American women on television
  • African American women on television
  • Reality television programs
  • United States
Label
Real sister : stereotypes, respectability, and black women in reality TV, edited by Jervette R. Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- the real scandal: portrayals of black women in reality tv / Jervette R. Ward -- Black women: from public arena to reality tv / Sheena Harris -- Selective reuptake: perpetuating misleading cultural identities in the reality television world / Latoya Jefferson-James -- Striving to dress the part: examining the absence of black women in different iterations of say yes to the dress / Alison D. Ligon -- The semiotics of fashion and urban success in the Real housewives of Atlanta / Cynthia Davis -- A home without walls, a family without boundaries: how family participation in reality television impacts children's development / Detris Honora Adelabu -- Where is Clair Huxtable when you need her?: the desperate search for positive media images of African American women in the age of reality tv / Monica Flippin Wynn -- Questions of quality and class: perceptions of hierarchy in African American family-focused reality tv shows / Preselfannie E. Whitfield McDaniel -- Contemplating Basketball wives: a critique of racism, sexism, and income level disparity / Sharon Lynette Jones -- Exploiting and capitalizing on unique black femininity: an entrepreneurial perspective / Terry A. Nelson -- Reunion chapter: a conversation among contributors / Jervette R. Ward -- Appendix: reality tv shows that prominently feature black women
Control code
ocn903213007
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 220 pages
Isbn
9780813575070
Lccn
2015002731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)903213007
Label
Real sister : stereotypes, respectability, and black women in reality TV, edited by Jervette R. Ward
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- the real scandal: portrayals of black women in reality tv / Jervette R. Ward -- Black women: from public arena to reality tv / Sheena Harris -- Selective reuptake: perpetuating misleading cultural identities in the reality television world / Latoya Jefferson-James -- Striving to dress the part: examining the absence of black women in different iterations of say yes to the dress / Alison D. Ligon -- The semiotics of fashion and urban success in the Real housewives of Atlanta / Cynthia Davis -- A home without walls, a family without boundaries: how family participation in reality television impacts children's development / Detris Honora Adelabu -- Where is Clair Huxtable when you need her?: the desperate search for positive media images of African American women in the age of reality tv / Monica Flippin Wynn -- Questions of quality and class: perceptions of hierarchy in African American family-focused reality tv shows / Preselfannie E. Whitfield McDaniel -- Contemplating Basketball wives: a critique of racism, sexism, and income level disparity / Sharon Lynette Jones -- Exploiting and capitalizing on unique black femininity: an entrepreneurial perspective / Terry A. Nelson -- Reunion chapter: a conversation among contributors / Jervette R. Ward -- Appendix: reality tv shows that prominently feature black women
Control code
ocn903213007
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 220 pages
Isbn
9780813575070
Lccn
2015002731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)903213007

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