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eBook Media, Crime, and Criminal Justice: Images, Realities, and Policies ePub

by Ray Surette

  • ISBN: 0495809144
  • Category: Criminal Law
  • Subcategory: Law
  • Author: Ray Surette
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing; 4 edition (August 3, 2010)
  • Pages: 304
  • ePub book: 1466 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1348 kb
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  • Rating: 4.6
  • Votes: 140

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Become a critical media consumer with MEDIA, CRIME, AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE. Ray Surette has a doctorate in criminology from Florida State University and is a Professor of Criminal Justice at the University of Central Florida.

Become a critical media consumer with MEDIA, CRIME, AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE. With the rise of the media's role in reporting crime and using crime as entertainment. He has published numerous articles and books on media, crime, and criminal justice topics and is internationally recognized as a scholar in the area. With the rise of the media's role in reporting crime and using crime as entertainment, the importance of the interplay between the mass media news and entertainment systems and the criminal justice system may be greater today than ever before.

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This text is the definitive work on media and criminal justice. Its scholarship is impeccable, its style direct and approachable, and its format engaging and complete with visual examples and a collection of lighter sidebar material to complement the main discussions.

The Impact of Crime-Related Television Programs on Students’ Perceptions of the Criminal Justice System.

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Media coverage of crime and criminal justice. Media, crime, and criminal justice: Images, realities, and policies (4th e. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press. The news media, in fact, distort the amount and nature of crime in several ways (Surette, 2011). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth. First, they overdramatize crime by reporting it in many news stories.

True crime is a nonfiction literary and film genre in which the author examines an actual crime and details the actions of real people. Media, Crime and Criminal Justice: Images, Realities, and Policies. p. 92. ISBN 978-0-495-80914-2. The crimes most commonly include murder; about 40% focus on tales of serial killers. True crime comes in many forms, such as books, films, podcasts, and television shows. Many works in this genre recount high-profile, sensational crimes such as the JonBenét Ramsey killing, the O. J. Simpson murder case, and the Pamela Smart murder, while others are devoted to more obscure slayings.

Become a critical media consumer with MEDIA, CRIME, AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE. With the rise of the media's role in reporting crime and using crime as entertainment, the importance of the interplay between the mass media news and entertainment systems and the criminal justice system may be greater today than ever before. In his engaging book, author Ray Surette provides a bridge between relevant mass media research findings and criminal justice practice, and corrects common misconceptions regarding the mass media's effects on crime and justice. An end-of-book glossary, chapter-by-chapter objectives, classroom discussion questions, and additional readings help readers master the material and prepare for tests.

Comments

Zonama Zonama
This book was required for a Criminology class I'm taking. The topic in general interests me; however, this book is a lot better than I thought it would be. It makes you think about a lot of different aspects that I wasn't expecting to be related to the media and CJ.
Nejind Nejind
This book is great for my class for my Crime As Entertainment class. It provides great examples and I really enjoy reading it.
Delan Delan
This book was quite interesting and provided quite a few discussions in class.
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