Race and the Mass Media (High School / US & World History)

Creator:
Dave Kirkendall
Stafford High School

Katie Minks
Stafford Middle School

Stafford, Kansas

Topic:
US & World History

Grade:
High School

 

Abstract:
This lesson provides an opportunity to discuss the concept of race and its artificial construct in a historical setting. The discussion will focus on how the media’s portrayal of racism has changed over time and how the media can manipulate public perceptions of race.

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