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Media Depictions of Crime, post-1968

Nickie Phillips

[audio] 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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