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Language, Ideology and Identity in Serial Killer Narratives.

Author: Christiana Gregoriou
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2011.
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In this book, Gregoriou explores the portrayal of the serial killer identity and its related ideology across a range of contemporary crime narratives, including detective fiction, the true crime genre and media journalism. How exactly is the serial killer consciousness portrayed, how is the killing linguistically justified, and how distinguishing is the language revolving around criminal ideology and identity across  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gregoriou, Christiana.
Language, Ideology and Identity in Serial Killer Narratives.
Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christiana Gregoriou
ISBN: 9780203832653 0203832655
OCLC Number: 707068715
Description: 1 online resource (209 pages)
Contents: Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 Crime Scenes; 2 Killer Headlines; 3 True Crime!; 4 Buying Crime; 5 The Verdict; Appendix 1: UK Newspapers; Appendix 2: US newspapers; Bibliography; Index.

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In this book, Gregoriou explores the portrayal of the serial killer identity and its related ideology across a range of contemporary crime narratives, including detective fiction, the true crime genre and media journalism. How exactly is the serial killer consciousness portrayed, how is the killing linguistically justified, and how distinguishing is the language revolving around criminal ideology and identity across these narrative genres? By employing linguistic and content-related methods of analysis, her study aims to work toward the development of a stylistic framework on the representatio.

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