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The Resource Why Americans hate welfare : race, media, and the politics of antipoverty policy, Martin Gilens

Why Americans hate welfare : race, media, and the politics of antipoverty policy, Martin Gilens

Label
Why Americans hate welfare : race, media, and the politics of antipoverty policy
Title
Why Americans hate welfare
Title remainder
race, media, and the politics of antipoverty policy
Statement of responsibility
Martin Gilens
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Untangles the complicated attitudes Americans have on poverty, welfare, and race, and argues that news organizations routinely "racialize" stories on poverty and have been doing so for decades
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180007
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gilens, Martin
Dewey number
070.4/493616
Index
index present
LC call number
P96.P842
LC item number
U654 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Studies in communication, media, and public opinion
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  • Public welfare in mass media
  • Racism in mass media
  • Mass media and public opinion
  • Racism
  • Public welfare
  • Public opinion
Target audience
adult
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race, media, and the politics of antipoverty policy
Label
Why Americans hate welfare : race, media, and the politics of antipoverty policy, Martin Gilens
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-279) 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
The American welfare state: public opinion and public policy -- Individualism, self-interest, and opposition to welfare -- Racial attitudes, the undeserving poor, and opposition to welfare -- Assessing alternative explanations: statistical models of welfare attitudes -- The news media and the racialization of poverty -- Media distortions: causes and consequences -- Racial stereotypes and public responses to poverty -- Beyond the attitude survey: public opinion and antipoverty policy -- The politics of the American welfare state
Control code
16751356
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 296 pages
Isbn
9780226293646
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98048866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm40179760
Label
Why Americans hate welfare : race, media, and the politics of antipoverty policy, Martin Gilens
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-279) 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
The American welfare state: public opinion and public policy -- Individualism, self-interest, and opposition to welfare -- Racial attitudes, the undeserving poor, and opposition to welfare -- Assessing alternative explanations: statistical models of welfare attitudes -- The news media and the racialization of poverty -- Media distortions: causes and consequences -- Racial stereotypes and public responses to poverty -- Beyond the attitude survey: public opinion and antipoverty policy -- The politics of the American welfare state
Control code
16751356
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 296 pages
Isbn
9780226293646
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98048866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm40179760

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