Violence And The Media
Violence and the Media is a lively and indispensable introduction to current thinking about media violence and its potential influence on audiences.Adopting a fresh perspective on the media effects debate, Carter and Weaver engage with a host of pressing issues around violence in different media contexts - including news, film, television, pornography, advertising and cyberspace.
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Chapter 01 GRIM NEWS
Chapter 02 FEARS OF FILM
Chapter 03 TELEVISIONS CRIMES AND MISDEMEANOURS
Chapter 04 PORNOFURY
Chapter 05 ADVERTISING BODY PARTS
Chapter 06 THE DARKSIDE OF CYBERSPACE
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