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Media & crime / Yvonne Jewkes.

By: Jewkes, Yvonne,‏ ‎, 1966-‏.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Key approaches to criminology.Publisher: London : SAGE Publications Ltd, 2011Edition: 2nd ed.Description: viii, 317 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781848607033 (pbk.) ; 1848607032 (pbk.) .Other title: Media and crime.Subject(s): Crime in mass media | Mass media and crime | Mass media and criminal justice | | Communication and mass media August 2016 DDC classification: 364.254
Contents:
Introduction Theorizing Media and Crime -- The Construction of Crime News -- Media and Moral Panics -- Media Constructions of Children: 'Evil Monsters' and 'Tragic Victims' -- Media Misogyny: Monstrous Women -- Police, Offenders and Victims in the Media -- Crime Films and Prison Films -- Crime and the Surveillance Culture -- The role of the Internet in crime and deviance -- Re Conceptualizing the Relationship between Media and Crime.
Summary: THE definitive resource on media and crime, updated and fully revised. Engaging, accessible and comprehensive, a must-have for anyone studying criminology or media studies.
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Index : p. 306-317.

Glossary : p. 277-290.

Bibliography : p. 291-305.

Introduction Theorizing Media and Crime -- The Construction of Crime News -- Media and Moral Panics -- Media Constructions of Children: 'Evil Monsters' and 'Tragic Victims' -- Media Misogyny: Monstrous Women -- Police, Offenders and Victims in the Media -- Crime Films and Prison Films -- Crime and the Surveillance Culture -- The role of the Internet in crime and deviance -- Re Conceptualizing the Relationship between Media and Crime.

THE definitive resource on media and crime, updated and fully revised. Engaging, accessible and comprehensive, a must-have for anyone studying criminology or media studies.

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