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Sex crime and the media

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pp. 229 paperback in very good condition with no inscriptions. Block is clean crisp and tightly bound. covers are also in very good condition with only very slight shelf wear to edges. Covers have no creasing and spine is in very good condition

Sex crime has become one of the most intense areas of public and political concern in recent decades. This book explores the complex influences that shape its construction in the press. Media representations give important clues as to how we should perceive the nature and extent of sex crime, how we should think and feel about it, how we should respond to it, and the measures that might be taken to reduce risk. Understanding the media construction of sex crime is central to understanding its meaning and place in our everyday lives. Unlike much of the existing research, this book explores the construction of sex crime at every stage of the news production process. It then locates the findings within a wider context of cultural, economic and political change in late modernity. (information taken from rear cover)

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Author(s):
Chris Greer
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23.5 x 16 cm
Edition:
2011 routledge edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415628016
ISBN-13:
9780415628013
Number of pages:
229
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Sex Crime And The Media

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pp. 229 paperback in very good condition with no inscriptions. Block is clean crisp and tightly bound. covers are also in very good condition with only very slight shelf wear to edges. Covers have no creasing and spine is in very good condition

Sex crime has become one of the most intense areas of public and political concern in recent decades. This book explores the complex influences that shape its construction in the press. Media representations give important clues as to how we should perceive the nature and extent of sex crime, how we should think and feel about it, how we should respond to it, and the measures that might be taken to reduce risk. Understanding the media construction of sex crime is central to understanding its meaning and place in our everyday lives. Unlike much of the existing research, this book explores the construction of sex crime at every stage of the news production process. It then locates the findings within a wider context of cultural, economic and political change in late modernity. (information taken from rear cover)

Author(s):
Chris Greer
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23.5 x 16 cm
Edition:
2011 routledge edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415628016
ISBN-13:
9780415628013
Number of pages:
229
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Sex Crime And The Media

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