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The Resource Murder made in Italy : homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture, Ellen Nerenberg

Murder made in Italy : homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture, Ellen Nerenberg

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Murder made in Italy : homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture
Title
Murder made in Italy
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homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture
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Ellen Nerenberg
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Language
eng
Summary
Looking at media coverage of three very prominent murder cases, Murder Made in Italy explores the cultural issues raised by the murders and how they reflect developments in Italian civil society over the past 20 years. Providing detailed descriptions of each murder, investigation, and court case, Ellen Nerenberg addresses the perception of lawlessness in Italy, the country's geography of crime, and the generalized fear for public safety among the Italian population. Nerenberg examines the fictional and nonfictional representations of these crimes through the lenses of moral panic, media specta
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N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Murder made in Italy : homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture, Ellen Nerenberg
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Murder made in Italy : homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture, Ellen Nerenberg
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt16gh662
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-360) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: making a killing -- Part 1. Serial killing. The "monster" of Florence: serial murders and investigation -- Monstrous murder: serial killers and detectives in contemporary Italian fiction -- "Penile" procedure: law and order in Dario Argento's cinema -- Part 2. Matricide and fratricide: Erika, Omar, and violent youth in Italy. Sono stati loro: Erika, Omar, and the double homicide of Susy Cassini and Gianluca de Nardo in Novi Ligure -- The raw and the cooked: transnational media and violence in Italy's cannibal pulp fiction of the 1990s -- Part 3. Filicide: the bad/mad mother of Cogne and violence against children. The yellow and the black: Cogne; or, crime of the century -- Spectacular grief and public mourning -- Unspeakable crimes: children as witnesses, victims, and perpetrators -- Epilogue: kiss me deadly
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1 online resource (xiv, 384 pages)
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9780253012425
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illustrations, maps
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