Media, Crime, and Criminal Justice

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Cengage Learning, May 2, 2014 - Social Science - 368 pages
MEDIA, CRIME, AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE is the definitive text on media and criminal justice. The book features impeccable scholarship, a direct and approachable style, and an engaging format--supported by visual examples and sidebar material that complements the narrative. With the ever-increasing role of media in both reporting crime and shaping it into infotainment, the importance of the interplay between contemporary media and the criminal justice system is greater today than ever before. Author Ray Surette comprehensively surveys this interplay and showcases its impact, emphasizing that people use media-provided knowledge to construct a picture of the world and then act based on this constructed reality.
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Contents

Crime Justice and Media
1
New Media and Social Constructionism
30
Images of Crime and Criminality
57
Criminogenic Media
74
Crime Fighters
100
The Courts
123
Corrections
153
Crime Control
177
The Media and Criminal Justice Policy
203
New Media Crime and Justice
225
New Media Crime and Justice in the TwentyFirst Century
247
Glossary
269
Notes
276
References
305
Index
333
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