Paper $40.00 ISBN: 9780745309118 Published August 1996 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Cloth $64.00 ISBN: 9780745309125 Published August 1996 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada

Crime and the Media: The Post-Modern Spectacle

Edited by David Kidd-Hewitt and Richard Osborne

Crime and the Media: The Post-Modern Spectacle

Edited by David Kidd-Hewitt and Richard Osborne

Distributed for Pluto Press

266 pages | 5.31496 x 8.46457
Paper $40.00 ISBN: 9780745309118 Published August 1996 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Cloth $64.00 ISBN: 9780745309125 Published August 1996 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Contents
Notes on Contributors
Preface

1. Crime and the Media: A Criminological Perspective - David Kidd-Hewitt (London Guildhall University)

2. Crime and the Media: From Media Studies to Postmodernism - Richard Osborne (London GuildhallUniversity)

3. Entertaining the Crisis: Television and Moral Enterprise - Richard Sparks (Keele University)

4. Black Cops and Black Villains in Film and TV Crime Fiction - Jim Pines (University of Luton)

5. Telling Tales: Media Power, Ideology and the Reporting of Child Sexual Abuse in Britain - Paula Skidmore (Nottingham Trent University)

6. Media Reporting of Rape: The 1993 British ‘Date Rape’ Controversy - Sue Lees (University of North London)

7. Through the Looking Glass: Public Images of White Collar Crime - A.E. Stephenson-Burton

8. A Fair Cop?: Viewing the Effects of the Canteen Culture in Prime Suspect and Between the Lines - Mary Eaton (St Mary's University College, Strawberry Hill, Middlesex)

9. Prime Time Punishment: The British Prison and Television - Paul Mason

10. Small Crime to Big Time: An Australian Celebrity Self-Abduction - Noel Sanders (UTS, Sydney)

11. From Desire to Deconstruction: Horror Films and Audience Reactions - Rikke Schubart (University of Copenhagen)

Notes
Index
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