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    Author Shaheen, Jack G., 1935-2017.

    Title Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people / Jack G. Shaheen ; foreword by William Greider.
    Imprint New York : Olive Branch Press, 2001.

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    Descript viii, 574 pages ; 23 cm
    Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 539-545) and index.
    Summary 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.
    Subject Arabs in motion pictures.
    ISBN/ISSN 1566563887


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