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Books pubblicati nella collana Peter Lang Pub Inc Hardcover con argomento Prisons
Prime Time Prisons on U.S. TV
edizioni Peter Lang Pub Inc collana Peter Lang Pub Inc (Hardcover) , 2009
In the current era of rampant incarceration and an ever-expanding prison-industrial complex, this crucial book breaks down the distorted and sensationalistic version of imprisonment found on U.S. television. Examining local and national television news, broadcast network crime dramas, and the cable television prison...
Wilson Jacqueline Z.
edizioni Peter Lang Pub Inc collana Peter Lang Pub Inc (Hardcover) , 2008
Wilson (U. of Ballarat, Australia) examines decommissioned Australian prisons currently operating as tourist sites, and questions whether the history of these institutions are being represented with accuracy and balance. By providing the context of Australia's origins as a penal colony, the author analyzes the connection...