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The politics of force : media and the construction of police brutality, Regina G. Lawrence

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The politics of force : media and the construction of police brutality
Title
The politics of force
Title remainder
media and the construction of police brutality
Statement of responsibility
Regina G. Lawrence
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a study of incidents of police violence as they were reported in the New York Times and Los Angeles Times over a ten year period (1981-1991) and how the media's portrayal of these incidents impacted and shaped public policy discourse
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lawrence, Regina G.
Index
index present
LC call number
P94.5.P64
LC item number
L38 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police in mass media
  • Police brutality
Label
The politics of force : media and the construction of police brutality, Regina G. Lawrence
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-240) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • p. 33.
  • 4.
  • Setting the Agenda: Rodney King and the Los Angeles Times
  • p. 62.
  • 5.
  • Making Big News: Story Cues and Critical Coverage of Policing
  • p. 86.
  • 6.
  • Struggling for Definition: Policing Problems in the New York Times
  • p. 112.
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Interpreting Rodney King: Police Brutality in the National Media Arena
  • p. 139.
  • 8.
  • Accidents Will Happen: The News and Event-Driven Problem Definition
  • p. 167.
  • Appendix.
  • Research Strategy
  • p. 191
  • Mediating Realities: The Social Construction of Problems in the Media Arena
  • p. 1.
  • 2.
  • Making a Problem of Brutality
  • p. 18.
  • 3.
  • Normalizing Coercion: Competing Claims about Police Use of Force
Control code
42726101
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 254 pages
Isbn
9780520221918
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99053115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The politics of force : media and the construction of police brutality, Regina G. Lawrence
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-240) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • p. 33.
  • 4.
  • Setting the Agenda: Rodney King and the Los Angeles Times
  • p. 62.
  • 5.
  • Making Big News: Story Cues and Critical Coverage of Policing
  • p. 86.
  • 6.
  • Struggling for Definition: Policing Problems in the New York Times
  • p. 112.
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Interpreting Rodney King: Police Brutality in the National Media Arena
  • p. 139.
  • 8.
  • Accidents Will Happen: The News and Event-Driven Problem Definition
  • p. 167.
  • Appendix.
  • Research Strategy
  • p. 191
  • Mediating Realities: The Social Construction of Problems in the Media Arena
  • p. 1.
  • 2.
  • Making a Problem of Brutality
  • p. 18.
  • 3.
  • Normalizing Coercion: Competing Claims about Police Use of Force
Control code
42726101
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 254 pages
Isbn
9780520221918
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99053115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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