The People are Represented: A Discourse Analysis of Contemporary Programs in the Television Crime Genre By Maria Siano

Table of Contents


Introduction: The Crime Genre

Chapter 1: Media Effects and Cultural Studies: Previous Studies

Chapter 2: American Society: 1998–2004

Chapter 3: Methodology

Chapter 4: Legal Authorities: Police Officers, Judges, and Lawyers

Chapter 5: Criminals

Chapter 6: Society

Chapter 7: Reality Series

Chapter 8: Four Crime Documentaries

Chapter 9: Audience Impact

Chapter 10: Progressive Depictions

Appendix: Timeline of the Criminal Genre