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Madison Avenue and the Color Line: African Americans in the Advertising Industry

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Using an extensive review of advertising trade journals, government documents and organizational papers, as well as personal interviews and advertisements themselves, this book offers a history of how blacks struggled to bring equality to the advertising industry.
Hardcover, 322 pages
Published December 5th 2007 by University of Pennsylvania Press
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Jason Chambers is an assistant professor in the Department of Advertising at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Dr. Chambers has presented his research into the African American consumer market both nationally and internationally. His work has been published in books and journals in the United States, Asia, and Europe. He has been invited to speak to gatherings of practitioners and ac
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