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The Resource Domestic abuse and sexual assault in popular culture, Laura L. Finley

Domestic abuse and sexual assault in popular culture, Laura L. Finley

Label
Domestic abuse and sexual assault in popular culture
Title
Domestic abuse and sexual assault in popular culture
Statement of responsibility
Laura L. Finley
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Using historical and current examples from film, television, literature, advertisements, and music, this book reveals the ways that rape and abuse are typically presented--and misrepresented--and evaluates the impact of these depictions on consumers -- Addresses both positive and negative depictions of domestic abuse and sexual assault from recent popular culture, utilizing examples from film, television, literature, music, advertisements, and more -- Presents information that is ideal for undergraduate courses in gender studies, sociology, and psychology as well as communications and popular culture classes -- Utilizes the most current research on dating and domestic and sexual violence to clearly demonstrate the importance of how these issues and crimes are depicted in popular culture -- Provides a comprehensive appendix of additional resources that directs students in investigating the topic further"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finley, Laura L
Dewey number
362.82/920973
Index
index present
LC call number
P96.V52
LC item number
U65 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Crime in popular culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Violence in mass media
  • Violence in popular culture
  • Women
  • Rape in mass media
  • Mass media and culture
  • Crime in popular culture
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Crime in popular culture
  • Mass media and culture
  • Rape in mass media
  • Violence in mass media
  • Violence in popular culture
  • Women
  • United States
  • Gewalt
  • Vergewaltigung
  • Medien
  • Massenkultur
  • USA
Label
Domestic abuse and sexual assault in popular culture, Laura L. Finley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Beyond Stupid Sluts and Innocent Children: Describing Victims -- 2. Domestic Terrorists and Strangers in the Bushes: Describing Offenders -- 3. Tornados Meeting Volcanoes and Asking for It: Myths about Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault 4. Evil, Ill, or Controlling: Exploring Depictions of Criminological Theory -- 5. Calling the Cops and a Day in Court: Depictions of Criminal Justice Responses -- 6. Getting Over It or Taking Matters into Your Own Hands: Victim and Other Responses -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: Films, Documentaries, Popular Books, and Song Lyrics Featuring Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault -- Appendix B: Recommended Resources on Rape, Domestic Violence, and Popular Culture
Control code
ocn921863992
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
lii, 188 pages
Isbn
9781440837944
Lccn
2015048443
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781440837944
  • (OCoLC)921863992
Label
Domestic abuse and sexual assault in popular culture, Laura L. Finley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Beyond Stupid Sluts and Innocent Children: Describing Victims -- 2. Domestic Terrorists and Strangers in the Bushes: Describing Offenders -- 3. Tornados Meeting Volcanoes and Asking for It: Myths about Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault 4. Evil, Ill, or Controlling: Exploring Depictions of Criminological Theory -- 5. Calling the Cops and a Day in Court: Depictions of Criminal Justice Responses -- 6. Getting Over It or Taking Matters into Your Own Hands: Victim and Other Responses -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: Films, Documentaries, Popular Books, and Song Lyrics Featuring Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault -- Appendix B: Recommended Resources on Rape, Domestic Violence, and Popular Culture
Control code
ocn921863992
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
lii, 188 pages
Isbn
9781440837944
Lccn
2015048443
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781440837944
  • (OCoLC)921863992

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