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The Resource Moroccan noir : police, crime, and politics in popular culture, Jonathan Smolin

Moroccan noir : police, crime, and politics in popular culture, Jonathan Smolin

Label
Moroccan noir : police, crime, and politics in popular culture
Title
Moroccan noir
Title remainder
police, crime, and politics in popular culture
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Smolin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Facing rising demands for human rights and the rule of law, the Moroccan state fostered new mass media and cultivated more positive images of the police, once the symbol of state repression, reinventing the relationship between citizen and state for a new era. Jonathan Smolin examines popular culture and mass media to understand the changing nature of authoritarianism in Morocco over the past two decades. Using neglected Arabic sources including crime tabloids, television movies, true-crime journalism, and police advertising, Smolin sheds new light on politics and popular culture in the Mid
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smolin, Jonathan
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Public cultures of the Middle East and North Africa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police
  • Police in popular culture
  • Crime in popular culture
  • Mass media and crime
  • Police in mass media
  • Crime in mass media
  • Mass media policy
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Crime in mass media
  • Crime in popular culture
  • Mass media and crime
  • Mass media policy
  • Police
  • Police in mass media
  • Police in popular culture
  • Morocco
Label
Moroccan noir : police, crime, and politics in popular culture, Jonathan Smolin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : state, mass media, and the new Moroccan authoritarianism -- Police on trial : the Tabit Affair, newspaper sensationalism, and the end of the Years of Lead -- "He butchered his wife because of witchcraft and adultery" : crime tabloids, moral panic and the remaking of the Moroccan cop -- Crime-page fiction : Moroccan true crime and the new independent press -- Prime-time cops : blurring police fact and fiction on Moroccan television -- The Moroccan "serial killer" and CSI : Casablanca -- From Morocco's 9/11 to community policing : state advertising and the new citizen -- Epilogue : "the police are at the service of the people."
Control code
ocn859536724
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253010735
Lccn
2013019514
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 523681
  • 22573/ctt16gj6k6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)859536724
Label
Moroccan noir : police, crime, and politics in popular culture, Jonathan Smolin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : state, mass media, and the new Moroccan authoritarianism -- Police on trial : the Tabit Affair, newspaper sensationalism, and the end of the Years of Lead -- "He butchered his wife because of witchcraft and adultery" : crime tabloids, moral panic and the remaking of the Moroccan cop -- Crime-page fiction : Moroccan true crime and the new independent press -- Prime-time cops : blurring police fact and fiction on Moroccan television -- The Moroccan "serial killer" and CSI : Casablanca -- From Morocco's 9/11 to community policing : state advertising and the new citizen -- Epilogue : "the police are at the service of the people."
Control code
ocn859536724
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253010735
Lccn
2013019514
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 523681
  • 22573/ctt16gj6k6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)859536724

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