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Hutchinson, Janis Faye, 1953 Cultural portrayals of African Americans : creating an ethnic/racial identity / Janis Faye Hutchinson. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. ISBN 0-89789-498-7 (alk. paper) 1. Afro-Americans -- Race identity -- Congresses. 2. Afro-Americans in popular culture -- Congresses. 3. Afro-Americans in mass media -- Congresses. I. Title. E185.625.H88 1997 305.896'073 -- dc20 96-46088
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Copyright © 1997 by Janis Faye Hutchinson
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Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 96-46088 ISBN: 0-89789-498-7
First published in 1997
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The author and publisher gratefully acknowledge permission for the use of the following material:
Walker S. S. and Kasamimanana J. ( 1993). "Tarzan in the Classroom: How 'Education' Films Mythologize Africa and Miseducate Americans". The Journal of Negro Education. 62( 1), 3-23. Reprinted by permission of The Journal of Negro Education.