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The Resource Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people, Jack G. Shaheen ; foreword by William Greider

Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people, Jack G. Shaheen ; foreword by William Greider

Label
Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people
Title
Reel bad Arabs
Title remainder
how Hollywood vilifies a people
Statement of responsibility
Jack G. Shaheen ; foreword by William Greider
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • In this comprehensive study of nearly one thousand films, Shaheen documents the tendency to portray Muslim Arabs as Public Enemy #1-brutal, heartless, uncivilized Others bent on terrorizing civilized Westerners. Shaheen examines how and why such a stereotype has grown and spread in the film industry and what may be done to change Hollywood's defamation of Arabs
  • In this comprehensive study of nearly one thousand films, Shaheen documents the tendency to portray Muslim Arabs as Public Enemy #1-brutal, heartless, uncivilized Others bent on terrorizing civilized Westerners. Shaheen examines how and why such a stereotype has grown and spread in the film industry and what may be done to change Hollywood's defamation of Arabs
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaheen, Jack G.
Dewey number
791.43/65203927
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.A68
LC item number
S54 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Arabs in motion pictures
Label
Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people, Jack G. Shaheen ; foreword by William Greider
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 539-545) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Introduction ---- Part II. Reviewed films from A to Z ---- Appendixes
Control code
47002136
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 574 pages
Isbn
9781566563888
Lccn
2001003040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people, Jack G. Shaheen ; foreword by William Greider
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 539-545) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Introduction ---- Part II. Reviewed films from A to Z ---- Appendixes
Control code
47002136
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 574 pages
Isbn
9781566563888
Lccn
2001003040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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