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News Culture

Allan - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2004 - 271 pages
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Media, Process, and the Social Construction of Crime: Studies in Newsmaking ...

Gregg Barak - Social Science - 1995 - 322 pages
First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Understanding and Preventing Violence: Consequences and control

Albert J. Reiss, Jeffrey A. Roth, Klaus A. Miczek, National Research Council (U.S.). Panel on the Understanding and Control of Violent Behavior - Social Science - 1994 - 408 pages
This volume analyzes public perceptions and reactions to violence; estimates of the costs; the commonalities and complementarities of criminal justice and public health ...
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Risk, Media, and Stigma: Understanding Public Challenges to Modern Science ...

James Flynn, Paul Slovic, Howard Kunreuther - Business & Economics - 2001 - 399 pages
Today, most of the 2,800 tranquil acres that make up Wye Island are managed by the Maryland Park Service. However, from 1973 to 1974, the island was the site of a raging ...
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Framing abuse: media influence and public understanding of sexual violence ...

Jenny Kitzinger - Family & Relationships - 2004 - 236 pages
Shows how the media influences the ways we perceive and deal with child sexual abuse.
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Entertaining Crime: Television Reality Programs

Mark Fishman, Gray Cavender - Social Science - 218 pages
In eleven original studies by social scientists, this is the first volume to focus on television reality crime programming as a genre. Contributors address such questions as ...
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Policing the media: street cops and public perceptions of law enforcement

David D. Perlmutter - Political Science - 2000 - 159 pages
Policing the Media is an investigation into one of the paradoxes of the mass-mediated age. Issues, events, and people that we "see" most on our television screens are often ...
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Punishment and Social Control

Thomas G. Blomberg, Stanley Cohen - Law - 2003 - 516 pages
While crime, law, and punishment are subjects that have everyday meanings not very far from their academic representations, "social control" is one of those terms that appear ...
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