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Crimcast is a virtual resource devoted to critical conversations about criminology and criminal justice issues. Our blogposts, twitter feeds, podcasts and other content provide an overview of trends, research, commentary and events of interest to criminal justice practitioners, academics and the general public. CrimCast is sponsored by The Center for Crime and Popular Culture, St. Francis College, Brooklyn, NY.

Media Depictions of Crime, post-1968

Nickie Phillips

[audio http://crimcast.files.wordpress.com/2011/09/media-depictions-of-crime-post-1968.m4a] This episode features Scott Weiss, assistant professor in the Communication Arts Department at St. Francis College, Brooklyn, NY.  Scott discusses post 1968 depictions of crime in the media with a focus on television.

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