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The Resource The harms of crime media : essays on the perpetuation of racism, sexism and class stereotypes, edited by Denise L. Bissler and Joan L. Conners

The harms of crime media : essays on the perpetuation of racism, sexism and class stereotypes, edited by Denise L. Bissler and Joan L. Conners

Label
The harms of crime media : essays on the perpetuation of racism, sexism and class stereotypes
Title
The harms of crime media
Title remainder
essays on the perpetuation of racism, sexism and class stereotypes
Statement of responsibility
edited by Denise L. Bissler and Joan L. Conners
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This collection offers a sociological analysis of race, class, and gender stereotypes within crime media. Essays discuss particular examples of inequalities and stereotypes, consider the implications of such portrayals, and demonstrate how they influence the public's expectations and beliefs about real-world crime"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.2/54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P96.C742
LC item number
U638 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bissler, Denise L.
  • Conners, Joan L
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass media and crime
  • Crime in mass media
  • Racism in mass media
  • Sexism in mass media
  • Social classes in mass media
  • Victims of crimes in mass media
  • Detective and mystery television programs
  • Television broadcasting of news
  • Mass media and criminal justice
  • Crime in mass media
  • Detective and mystery television programs
  • Mass media and crime
  • Mass media and criminal justice
  • Racism in mass media
  • Sexism in mass media
  • Social classes in mass media
  • Television broadcasting of news
  • Victims of crimes in mass media
  • United States
  • Televisieprogramma's
  • Criminaliteit
  • Stereotypen
  • Massamedia
  • Verenigde Staten
  • Massenmedien
  • Rassismus
  • Sexismus
  • Soziale Klasse
  • Stereotypisierung
  • USA
  • Massmedia
  • Brottslingar
  • Mord
  • Våldtäkt
  • Sexism
  • Rasism
  • Brottslighet i massmedia
Label
The harms of crime media : essays on the perpetuation of racism, sexism and class stereotypes, edited by Denise L. Bissler and Joan L. Conners
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
Introduction: media, crime and hegemony / Gary W. Potter and Victor E. Kappeler -- Constructing and reconstructing female sexual assault victims within the media / Venessa Garcia -- The social construction of serial murder victims: a multivariate level analysis / Janelle M. Eliasson-Nannini and Deirdre Sommerlad-Rogers -- "These kids are killing each other": gender-neutral vs. gender-specific framing in the school shooting media discourse / Brian Knopp -- The social construction of methamphetamine in the print media / Teresa Roach -- Media vs. reality: who is the real female sex offender / Bridget A. Hepner -- Monstrous, demonic and evil: media constructs of women who kill / Kate Whiteley -- Gangs, politics and media: lessons from the New York chapter of the Almighty Latin King and Queen Nation / Louis Kontos -- Inequalities in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: stereotypes in the CSI investigators / Denise L. Bissler and Joan L. Conners -- "Who are you " shared responsibility and the victims of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation / Katie Foss -- Macho cops, corner boys and soldiers: the construction of race and masculinity on HBO's The wire / Linda Waldron and Cheryl Chambers -- Fictionalized women in trouble: an exploration of the television crime drama CSI: Miami / Sarah Rizun -- Ripped from the headlines: the depiction of sexual orientation-based hate crimes in television crime dramas / Nicholas Guittar -- Crime news sources and crime views: the relationship between news media exposure patterns and whites' opinions about criminal justice issues / Alicia D. Simmons -- Conclusion: cultivating bias in the media / Jack Levin and Eric Madfis
Control code
ocn757462042
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 255 pages
Isbn
9780786463800
Lccn
2012005684
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786463800
  • (OCoLC)757462042
Label
The harms of crime media : essays on the perpetuation of racism, sexism and class stereotypes, edited by Denise L. Bissler and Joan L. Conners
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
Introduction: media, crime and hegemony / Gary W. Potter and Victor E. Kappeler -- Constructing and reconstructing female sexual assault victims within the media / Venessa Garcia -- The social construction of serial murder victims: a multivariate level analysis / Janelle M. Eliasson-Nannini and Deirdre Sommerlad-Rogers -- "These kids are killing each other": gender-neutral vs. gender-specific framing in the school shooting media discourse / Brian Knopp -- The social construction of methamphetamine in the print media / Teresa Roach -- Media vs. reality: who is the real female sex offender / Bridget A. Hepner -- Monstrous, demonic and evil: media constructs of women who kill / Kate Whiteley -- Gangs, politics and media: lessons from the New York chapter of the Almighty Latin King and Queen Nation / Louis Kontos -- Inequalities in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: stereotypes in the CSI investigators / Denise L. Bissler and Joan L. Conners -- "Who are you " shared responsibility and the victims of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation / Katie Foss -- Macho cops, corner boys and soldiers: the construction of race and masculinity on HBO's The wire / Linda Waldron and Cheryl Chambers -- Fictionalized women in trouble: an exploration of the television crime drama CSI: Miami / Sarah Rizun -- Ripped from the headlines: the depiction of sexual orientation-based hate crimes in television crime dramas / Nicholas Guittar -- Crime news sources and crime views: the relationship between news media exposure patterns and whites' opinions about criminal justice issues / Alicia D. Simmons -- Conclusion: cultivating bias in the media / Jack Levin and Eric Madfis
Control code
ocn757462042
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 255 pages
Isbn
9780786463800
Lccn
2012005684
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786463800
  • (OCoLC)757462042

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