Crime And The American Press

Crime And The American Press

by Roy Lotz

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275940126
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/30/1991
Series: Praeger Series in Political Communication Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 1310L (what's this?)

About the Author

ROY EDWARD LOTZ is Associate Professor of Sociology at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York. He is also author of Juvenile Delinquency and Juvenile Justice (1985) as well as numerous articles on crime and delinquency.

Table of Contents

Foreword

Series Foreword

Justifying Crime News

Crime Over Time

Dysfunctions

Omissions and Distortions

Deviance in the News

Columnists on Crime

Crimes and Criminals

Reporting on the Courts

Reporting Life Behind Bars

The Critics

Selected Bibliography

Index

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