Reel Bad Arabs

Reel Bad Arabs

How Hollywood Vilifies A People

Book - 2001
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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.
Publisher: New York : Olive Branch Press, 2001.
ISBN: 9781566563888
Branch Call Number: 791.43652 Shah
Characteristics: viii, 574 p. ; 23 cm.


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