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ERIC Number: EJ653099
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0095-7984
Affective Reactions of African American Students to Stereotypical and Counterstereotypical Images of Blacks in the Media.
Richeson, Jennifer A.; Pollydore, Clemlyn-Ann
Journal of Black Psychology, v28 n3 p261-75 Aug 2002
Examined the reactions of black students at a predominantly white college to black television characters in popular situation comedies. Results for students indicate that black participants exposed to a character behaving counter to stereotypes in the presence of whites reported feeling more anxious compared to black students seeing black characters behaving stereotypically. Discusses results in terms of the susceptibility of black students at a predominantly white college to stereotypes. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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