Framing the victim : domestic violence, media, and social problems / Nancy Berns

Author(s): Berns, Nancy
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Subjects: Social problems--United States
Social problems in mass media--United States
Family violence--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: Hawthorne, N.Y. : Aldine de Gruyter, c2004
Series: Social problems and social issues
LC Classification: H, HN
Notes: LCCN: 2004001465
ISBN: 0202307409 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0202307417 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-190) and index
Contents: Zooming in (and out) on social problems -- The landscape of domestic violence and the public's narrow picture -- "I get my experience from the media" : using media to understand social problems -- Women's magazines : the victim empowerment frame -- Social problems as inspiration, entertainment, and emotion : women's magazines and other entertainment media -- Men's and conservative political magazines : the anti-feminist frame -- Liberal political magazines : the social justice frame -- Framing the victim -- In search of a new social problem about violence
Physical Description: x, 194 p. ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 54103848
ISBN/ISSN: 0202307409

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