Title

A New Piece to the Puzzle: Examining Effects of Television Portrayals of African Americans

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

12-2000

Abstract

This research sought to examine the relationship between television news portrayals of African Americans and subsequent behavioral responses toward African Americans. While this research was not able to clearly illuminate the specific link between portrayal and behavior, this research is able to suggest a model for future studies into such relationships.

Publication Name

Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media

Volume Number

44

First Page

704

Last Page

715

Issue Number

4

Publisher

Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc.

DOI

10.1207/s15506878jobem4404_11