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Crime and Media free pdf This engaging and timely collection gathers together for the first time key and classic readings in the ever-expanding area of crime and media. Comprising a carefully distilled selection of the most important contributions to the field, "Crime and Media: A Reader" tackles a wide range of issues including: theoretical perspectives- research methods- media influence- crime news and fiction- media, criminal justice and social control- and, new media and surveillance technologies. Specially devised introductory and linking sections contextualize each reading and evaluate its contribution to the field, both individually and in relation to competing approaches and debates.This book will provide a single source around which criminology, media and cultural studies modules can be structured, an invaluable revision and consultation guide for students, and an extremely useful resource for scholars writing and researching across a wide range of relevant fields. Accessible yet challenging, and packed with additional pedagogical devices, "Crime and Media: A Reader" will be an invaluable resource for students and academics studying crime, media, culture, surveillance and control.

About Chris Greer

Chris Greer is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Sociology at City University, London. His primary research interests lie at the intersections between crime, media and culture, and he has published widely in this area. Chris is also founder and co-editor of the award-winning Crime Media Culture: An International Journal.

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Author : Chris Greer
Publisher : Routledge
Data Published : 26 August 2009
ISBN : 0415422388
EAN : 9780415422383
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 624 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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