Toward a Theory of True Crime Narratives : A Textual Analysis.

By: Punnett, Ian CaseMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandRoutledge Focus on Journalism Studies: Publisher: Milton : Routledge, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Edition: 1st edDescription: 1 online resource (127 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781351180467Subject(s): True crime storiesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Toward a Theory of True Crime Narratives : A Textual AnalysisLOC classification: HV6251 .P86 2018Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1 An Outline in Chalk -- Securing the Scene -- The Background Check -- 2 The Exploratory Study: A Proper Search -- Interrogating the Texts -- Selection of True Crime Narratives: "The Usual Suspects" -- Summation -- 3 The Findings: Two Sides to Every True Crime Story -- The Prosecution: The Critic's View -- The Defense: True Crime as a Justice Mechanism -- A Review of the Evidence -- Summation -- 4 Conclusion and Discussion: The Verdict -- A Theory of True Crime -- Crimen Veritas -- The International Man Hunt Is On -- Accomplices After the Fact: NON-narrative True Crime Writing -- Crime Porn -- The Final Sentence -- References -- Index.
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1 An Outline in Chalk -- Securing the Scene -- The Background Check -- 2 The Exploratory Study: A Proper Search -- Interrogating the Texts -- Selection of True Crime Narratives: "The Usual Suspects" -- Summation -- 3 The Findings: Two Sides to Every True Crime Story -- The Prosecution: The Critic's View -- The Defense: True Crime as a Justice Mechanism -- A Review of the Evidence -- Summation -- 4 Conclusion and Discussion: The Verdict -- A Theory of True Crime -- Crimen Veritas -- The International Man Hunt Is On -- Accomplices After the Fact: NON-narrative True Crime Writing -- Crime Porn -- The Final Sentence -- References -- Index.

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Ian Case Punnett is a professor of multimedia journalism who came back to graduate school after a successful decades-long career in commercial radio/television/print/digital media. Other books include A Black Night for the Blue Grass Belle (2016) and How to Pray When You're Pissed at God (2013).

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