Popular Culture, Crime, and Justice

ISBN-10: 053451975X

ISBN-13: 9780534519759

Edition: 1st

Authors: Frankie Y. Bailey, Donna C. Hale

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List price: $33.95
Edition: 1st
Publisher: Wadsworth
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 350
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Prologue: Some Unpopular Thoughts About Popular Culture
Popular Culture, Crime, and Justicep. 1
Understanding Popular Culturep. 21
Media Loopsp. 25
Popular Culture and Violence: Decoding the Violence of Popular Moviesp. 40
Censorship and "Deviance"p. 57
Comic Books and Juvenile Delinquency: A Historical Perspectivep. 61
Criminalizing Popular Culturep. 71
Everyday Journalismp. 85
Police, Courts, and Corrections in the Mediap. 87
The Role of the Media in the Creation of Public Police Violencep. 100
Reflections on Crime, Criminals, and Control in Newsmagazine Television Programsp. 111
Forensic Journalism as Patriarchal Ideology: The Newspaper Construction of Homicide-Suicidep. 123
The Role of the Media in Reintegrative Shaming: A Content Analysisp. 142
Popular Imagesp. 157
Keeping Women in Their Place: An Analysis of Policewomen in Videos, 1972-1996p. 159
The Best Defense: Images of Female Attorneys in Popular Filmsp. 180
Public Perception and Corrections: Correctional Officers as Smug Hacksp. 196
Prison Movies: Films about Adult, Male, Civilian Prisons: 1929-1995p. 209
Epiloguep. 232
Referencesp. 235
Subject Indexp. 253
Film Indexp. 259
Author Indexp. 262
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