Arresting Images: Crime and Policing in Front of the Television Camera / Edition 1

Arresting Images: Crime and Policing in Front of the Television Camera / Edition 1

by Aaron Doyle
     
 

Arresting Images asks instead how TV influences what is in front of the camera, and how it reshapes other institutions as it broadcasts their activities.

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Arresting Images asks instead how TV influences what is in front of the camera, and how it reshapes other institutions as it broadcasts their activities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802085047
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Publication date:
12/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.99(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
1Introduction3
2Three Alternative Ways of Thinking about Television's Influences13
3Reality Television and Policing: The Case of Cops32
4Surveillance Cameras, Amateur Video, and 'Real' Crime on Television64
5Television and the Policing of Vancouver's Stanley Cup Riot83
6The Media Logic of Greenpeace111
7Conclusions133
8Postscript: Television and Theorizing the Evolution of Criminal Justice146
Notes157
Works Cited171
Index187

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