The new true crime : how the rise of serialized storytelling is transforming innocence / Diana Rickard.

Author
Rickard, Diana [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : New York University Press, [2023]
Description
291 pages ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Series
Alternative criminology series [More in this series]
Summary note
"The New True Crime: How the Rise of Serialized Storytelling Is Transforming Innocence looks at how criminal justice and popular culture intersect in true crime documentaries about wrongful conviction, and what they tell us about how truth and innocence are constructed across media"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction: True Crime Meets Wrongful Conviction and Lives to Stream About It
  • True Crime
  • The New True
  • Exhibit A
  • Where the Devil Truly Resides
  • Conviction and Wrongful Conviction
  • Judging the Jury
  • Where Truth Lies
  • The Will to Punish
  • Towards a Sociology of Wrongful Conviction
  • Conclusion: Truth and Consequences.
ISBN
  • 9781479816040 (hardcover)
  • 1479816043 (hardcover)
  • 9781479816057 (paperback)
  • 1479816051 (paperback)
LCCN
2022059094
OCLC
1375060241
Statement on language in description
Princeton University Library aims to describe library materials in a manner that is respectful to the individuals and communities who create, use, and are represented in the collections we manage. Read more...
Other views
Staff view

Supplementary Information