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Author Davenport, Christian, 1965- author.

Title Media bias, perspective, and state repression : the Black Panther Party / Christian Davenport.

Publication Info. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, [2010]

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Description 1 online resource (xv, 242 pages) : illustrations.
Series Cambridge studies in contentious politics
Cambridge studies in contentious politics.
Summary This text examines the information reported by the media regarding the interaction between the Black Panther Party and government agents in the Bay Area of California (1967-1973).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-229) and index.
Contents Objectivity and subjectivity in event catalogs -- The Rashomon effect, observation, and data generation -- Understanding state repressive behavior -- The Black Panther Party vs. the United States, 1967-1973 : background -- An event catalog of dissent and repression : the BPP in the Bay Area -- A mosaic of coercion : five cases of anti-Panther repressive behavior -- Conflict, events, and catalogs.
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Subject Black Panther Party -- Press coverage -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- History.
Black Panther Party.
Black Panther Party
Journalism -- Objectivity -- United States.
Journalism -- Political aspects -- United States.
African Americans -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- History -- 20th century.
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Race relations.
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Davenport, Christian, 1965- Media bias, perspective, and state repression. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010 9780521766005 (DLC) 2009014178 (OCoLC)318672283
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